may, 2020

31may1:00 am1:00 amThe Bath Novel AwardOnline Entry Fee: £28
Max word count: Full manuscript
Top Prize: £3,000

Event Details

The Bath Novel Award is an international prize for emerging novelists writing for adults or young adults.

The competition is organised by Caroline Ambrose a Bath-based book columnist, public libraries campaigner, & regular chair for literary events.

Novels can be in any genre written for adult or young adult readers.

Novels must be your original work and in English.

Submissions should be a single document which includes (up to) the first 5,000 words of a novel. Your full novel should be at least 50,000 words in length.

Novels can be unpublished, self-published or independently published. For the purposes of this competition, ‘self-published or independently published’ is defined as published without an advance payment.

The judge is Jenny Savill.

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