Cast your vote for the 2016 Costa Short Story Award

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29 November 2016
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Readers are invited to select their favourite from the three shortlisted stories

 

Readers are invited to select their favourite from the three shortlisted stories

The Costa Short Story Award has a first prize of £3,500, and second and third prizes of £1,000 and £500. It is free to enter. More than 1,000 entries were received for this year's competition.

The shortlisted stories are:

The Persistence of Memory

The Boatman

Dirty Little Fishes

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You can download the shortlisted stories to read or listen to here before you vote for the one you like best.

The identities of the authors of the three shortlisted stories will be revealed after public voting closes on 13 January. The winner will be announced at the Costa Book Awards ceremony on 31 January.

 

 

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