Bristol Prize

BSSP Anthology Volume 9

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The 20 standout stories from the 2016 Bristol Short Story Prize will challenge, consume, and resonate with readers, in what is an enthralling, pulsating collection.


Vimi Bajaj, Matt Barnard, Kate Brown, Becky Carnaffin, Jo Duffy, Rhoda Greaves, Françoise Harvey, Janey Holmes, Jo Holmwood, Kasia Jaronczyk,
Sally Jubb, Amna Khokher, Niamh MacCabe, Tanner McSwain, Melody Miller, Zara Joan Miller, Fiona Mitchell, Martin Nathan, Stefanie Seddon, Tom Watson


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The fantastic cover was designed by Tim Shute, a recent graduate of the Illustration degree course at the University of the West of England.