The Stringybark Short Story Award 2017

Closing date for entries: 5 February 2017.
Stringybark Stories is pleased to announce its latest short story award. This year there is a record prize pool in cash and book prizes, as well as publication, awarded for the best entries.
The winning story will be a story of 1500 words or fewer, written for an adult (16+) audience in mind with an open theme that has some link, no matter how minor to Australia. International entries most welcome.
Cash Prizes: 1st $450, 2nd $250, 3rd $100.
First, Second and Third Prizes also include publication + e-book + paperback + choice of any two Stringybark anthologies (other than the Stringybark Short Story Award anthology)—value $50.
Highly Commended prize includes publication + e-book—value $135 ($5 x 27 stories).
For Conditions of Entry and Entry Fees, and to download the Cover Sheet for submission, visit:

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