June 2013 Short Story Competition Shortlist

Congratulations to authors of the following stories, which have been shortlisted for the June short story competition (theme: detective or mystery):

Murder At Beaumont Manor by Jo Hart

Below The Deck by Reena Mukherjee

Adult Activities: A Tale Of Domestic Detection by Rae Litting

An Eye For Detail by Karen Carlisle

Footsteps In The Sand by Thea Adams

Belinda by Rhea Roy Ganguly

The June short story competition is one in a series of three monthly short story competitions running in AprilMay and June.

– a book pack (titles below) courtesy of Simon & Schuster Australia
– feedback of 400-500 words on your story by Phillipa Fioretti

House for all Seasons by Jenn J McLeodThe Island HouseBlack RosesClose My EyesRed SparrowThe Accidental ApprenticeSumerford's AutumnThe Burgess Boys


The fan fiction competitions for The Life and Times of Chester Lewis and for Possessing Freedom are also open to entries of 2000-4000 word stories until August 31. Each has a first prize of $2000 and entry costs $10 if you pay your entry before the end of June (or $15 if you pay your entry between from the beginning of July and the end of August).


The Australian Literature Review

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