The Galley Beggar Press
Short Story Prize 2017/18


THE GALLEY BEGGAR PRESS 2017/18 SHORT STORY PRIZE LONGLIST was announced on 5 January 2018.

The longlisted stories and authors are:  

Paul Bassett Davies, ‘Seeing the werewolf
Jessica Bonder, ‘Turf
Naomi Booth, ‘Cluster
Ashley Goldberg, ‘Chicken shit
America Hart, ‘Pictures at an exhibition
Agri Ismail, ‘Exhaustive portrait of Alan Ellis-Thompson, who murdered four children
Brian Kirk, ‘Festival
Robert Mason,  ‘Curtilage
C.S. Mee, ‘Brothers
John Steciuk, ‘The Land of Nod’ 


KEY DATES: On Friday 26 January 2018, midday, a shortlist of 3 stories will be announced.  On 16 February 2018 the winner of the 2017/18 GBP Short Story Prize will be announced


Meet the 2017/18 longlist

the 2017/18 PRize judges

Past winners