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The Ebony Hand by Rose Tremain

The final five stories, chosen from over 1400 entries from previously published writers, that have made the short list of the first ever National Short Story Prize.

30 minutes

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Thu 13 Apr 2006 23:30

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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