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BBC National Short Story Award 2011

Readings of the five shortlisted stories for the annual prize

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The Dead Roads by D W Wilson

5/5 The fifth story in contention for this major award is by DW Wilson.

Fri 16 Sep 2011 15:30 BBC Radio 4 FM only

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We announce the new BBC Young Writer's Award


Seeking out the best young writers in the UK

The 2014 Shortlist

BBC NSSA Montage

Biogs & story trailers for the five shortlisted authors

Celebrating the short story

Celebrating the short story

BBC Arts celebrates the short story with a selection of treats from the archive

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