This annual competition for young writers is now open. It’s a superb competition to enter and shortlisted authors are invited to a special prize ceremony which includes the announcement of the Branford Boase First Novel Award, attended by the shortlisted authors and editors and invited guests from the children’s publishing world.
The competition is open to anyone aged 19 or under and the challenge is to finish a story started by Branford Boase Award winner, Liz Hyder. Find the starter paragraph and additional details about the competition here: https://branfordboaseaward.org.uk/2021-competition-details/
Deadline is Sunday 23rd May 2021