For a decade, the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award has been the most prestigious prize for a single short story. Previous winners include Kevin Barry and Yiyun Li. The honor also comes with a whopping £30,000 purse, making it the largest prize for a short story. Over the weekend, they revealed the shortlist for their tenth annual award. Congratulations to this year’s finalists!
“Sparing the Heather”
(Read it in Freeman’s.)