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The national short story prize

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The 5 shortlisted stories are published in May by Atlantic Books.

To read the winning story, and to get a free copy of the book of all the shortlisted stories, see the June issue of Prospect (on newsstands from 24th May).

Read William Boyd’s essay on the meaning of short stories, and an interview with Dave Eggers on the US scene, in the next issue of the Quarter magazine, free with Prospect (out 24th May).

The winner will be announced on BBC Radio…

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