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National Short Story Week events 2013

Visit the events section of our blog for a selection of events from around the UK.

Projects for National Short Story Week organised by Stories Unlimited C.I.C.

The Story Player
The Story Player is the new online home for audio recordings of the best British and international short stories. Listen to stories on your pc, tablet or smart phone.

The Story Club
The Story Club is the place for young people to write and read stories, and to learn more about their favourite authors and how to write stories.

National Short Story Week Young Writer competition
This year's competition is once again open to pupils in years 7 and 8. The title of the story must be "The Mistake " and the story must be between 900 - 1000 words in length. The winning story will be recorded and broadcast online as a podcast and the winning and runner-up stories will appear in an e-book to be published for National Short Story Week 2014. Both the podcast and e-book will be available free of charge. Read more.

Recommended Reading Lists
Discover great stories with this year's recommended reading lists for adults, and for children and young adults. Read more.

Women Aloud
Our double CD of short stories by bestselling writers has over 2 hours of entertainment, and sales support a great charity. Read more.

Celebrating the short story and the short story writer


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