Welcome to The Bath Novel Award, a £1,000 international prize for unpublished and independently published novelists

2015 Judge Mildred Yuan, Literary Agent at United Agents

Mildred Yuan

The Bath Novel Award 2015 is currently OPEN for submissions

We are delighted to welcome Mildred Yuan Literary Agent at United Agents as our competition judge for 2015

Mildred is looking for “a great story, unique talent or a fresh perspective that will appeal to a broad audience”   2015 Award Rules | How to Enter  

2014 Judge Juliet Mushens of The Agency Group and Joanna Barnard

Juliet Mushens and Joanna Barnard

NEWS: JOANNA BARNARD’S WINNING NOVEL SELLS IN FOUR-PUBLISHER AUCTION

Joanna Barnard’s debut novel Precocious, which won our 2014 award entitled Different, has been won by Ebury Press in a four-publisher auction conducted by Juliet Mushens of The Agency Group Read more… 

 

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Catherine Barter

NEWS: SHORTLISTEE CATHERINE BARTER SIGNED BY PETERS FRASER & DUNLOP LITERARY AGENT LAURA WILLIAMS

After being shortlisted for our 2014 award, Catherine Barter received six requests for her full manuscript and signed with Literary Agent Laura Williams of PFD Read more…

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Ian Nettleton

NEWS: 2014 RUNNER UP IAN NETTLETON’S THE LAST MIGRATION IS SHORTLISTED FOR ANOTHER MAJOR PRIZE

Three months on, we catch up with 2014 runner up Ian Nettleton, on being shortlisted for another major prize, interest from agents and his second novel Read more…