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CONTESTS AND AWARDS

 

Winner out of more than 350 entries from 31 different countries.

2018 HASTINGS LIT FEST CRIME NOVEL CONTEST

The Unmaking of Eden

2019 BPA First Novel Award

The Unmaking of Eden

Long-listed. Top 23 out of 525 novels internationally, unpublished, adult or YA.

2015 AUTHORS.ME NOVEL CONTEST

The Unmaking of Eden

Finalist: top 18 out of 249

2019 JAMES JONES FIRST NOVEL FELLOWSHIP

The Unmaking of Eden

Finalist: top 22 out of 580

2018 YEOVIL LITERARY PRIZE

The Unmaking of Eden

Long listed: top 19 out of 458 novels.

SHORT FICTION AWARDS

 

2017 MANCHESTER FICTION PRIZE

Little Earthquakes

The UK's top short fiction prize. Highly commended: top 40 out of over 2000 entries.

2015 WRITER'S DIGEST ANNUAL SHORT STORY COMPETITION

The Reckoning

Honorable mention. One of the largest short fiction competitions in the world. It is currently in its 88th year.

2017 BRILLIANT FLASH FICTION COMPETITON

Captain Invincible

Long-listed.

FAULKER-WISDOM SHORT STORY COMPETITION

The Gardener