The Bath Children’s Novel Award 2016 Essential Info

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DATES: The Bath Children’s Novel Award 2016 is OPEN until midnight GMT at the close of 20th November 2016

JUDGE: Children’s literary agent JULIA CHURCHILL, choosing from a shortlist selected by a team of junior judges aged from 7 to 17

PRIZE: £2,000 with an additional shortlist prize of £500 sponsored by Cornerstones Literary Consultancy

SUBMISSIONS: First 3,000 words plus one page synopsis of novels written for children or young adults

ELIGIBILITY: Entries are invited from children’s novelists of any nationality, who are unagented and yet to have a novel traditionally published 

ENTRY FEE: £22 per novel | How to enter here 

FULL RULES & TERMS here

MORE DETAILS INCLUDING LAST YEAR’S WINNERS here


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