Competition entries

We're excited to share the entries that we received to our Flashing the Cover competition. We had a phenomenal response, with 103 entries received.  These are arranged below in groups according to the cover image they respond to and in alphabetical order by book title. The winner of the competition has been announced as Nicki Blake for her work Hidden Depths, a response to the cover of Dervla McTiernan's latest novel, The Good Turn. Our congratulations to Nicki and to all the writers who contributed such fantastic writing to this competition.

Shannon Jade


Unravelling
Unravelling. A VHS that no longer played the first twenty minutes. A cassette that skipped the first three songs. That...

Rosalyn Fuller


Unravelled
The knock was sharp. Not a friends. Officer handed the bag. ‘Sorry for your loss, sign here’. My loss’ remainders....

Charlotte Rigoli


Endora’s Flower
Endora had lived nestled inside a beautiful flower since she emerged from her cocoon. The flower cared for her tenderly,...

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