Best Short Story Gets $10,000

The Willesden Herald and Pretend Genius Press present the 2008 Willesden Herald International Short Story Prize. $10,000 goes to the winner.

The Willesden Herald and Pretend Genius Press┬ápresent the 2008 Willesden Herald International Short Story Prize, adjudicated by Zadie Smith. This contest is open to all, and it’s free to enter.

The forthcoming anthology, New Short Stories 2 (Pretend Genius, 2008), will feature the 10 short-listed stories, which includes the winning story, together with a selection of other stories commended by the editorial team. The winner receives $10,000.

For submission guidelines and to download the entry form, go to www.newshortstories.com and click “2008”.