The Graphic Short Story Prize 2019


10 August 2019
Cape-Graphic-Novel-2019-58266.jpg Graphic Short Story Prize 2019
Win £1,000 and publication in the Jonathan Cape/Comica/Observer competition for graphic novelists


Win £1,000 and publication in the Observer/Jonathan Cape/Comica competition for graphic novelists

To enter, send a graphic short story designed to run as a four-page story across a double-page spread in the Observer. The story must be complete, ie not a fragment of a longer work.

The winner will receive £1,000 and their work will be published in the Observer new review. The runner up will receive £250 and their story will appear on the Guardian's website.

Entry is free.

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The closing date is 11 October.

For full details, see the website.


Watch the trailer for the film version of Raymond Brigg's graphic novel about his parents, Ethel and Ernest.