Winner Announcement: ‘To The Nines’ Award + News
This Week’s Shortlist: WOLVES I: Who Lives?
WOLVES is a new serial award asking for authors to think (and write) about changelings, loners, packs, territory and most importantly, all things lupine. Read the shortlist after the jump.
Short Story Contests
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Spotting The Rainbirds With Clarissa Goenawan
A former NiTH competitor, you might remember Clarissa Goenawan's clear prose, quaint characters and simple, beautiful tales from a couple of years back. Now her wonderful debut novel, RAINBIRDS, will be published by Soho Press is 2017.
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7 Tips For Writing Awesome Short Stories
Award winning author and senior Needle In The Hay judge Jeanette Stampone dishes out the advice on what she thinks makes a great short story.
Read Chapter 1 Of Strange Days!
Going Down The Strange Road With Charlotte Cross
NiTH author Daniel Norrish sat down with Charlotte Cross to go behind the scenes with the making of Strange Days: Vol 1
Feature Author: Sophie Macdonald
Staking a claim as this year's break out writer, Sophie Macdonald revels in the weird, spooky and wonderful, and is our feature author for July.
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Serial Shortlist: ‘To The Nines’ Serial Fiction Award
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