Spine-Chillers 2021 |
Creative Writing Competition

11-18 Years

Spine-Chillers 2021 Video

Let's get writing today with Spine-Chillers!

What Lurks In Your Imagination?

There’s nothing better than reading a thrilling story, one that grips you so tightly and puts your senses on alert simply through the power of words.

Spine-Chillers is a fantastic way to get you writing in this way by using tension, suspense and atmosphere. It's time for you to create your own original mini saga, a story told in just 100 words, and you could become a published writer!

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Rules

To make sure your entries are valid, please follow the rules listed below:

  • Only one entry per person.

  • Independent entrants must have a UK address to enter.

  • Independent entries are still eligible for pupil prizes.

  • Your name, age and address must be included with your entry.

  • Your entry must be 100 words or less.

  • Your entry must be inspired by theme of Spine-Chillers.

  • Your entry must be your own work (not copied from anyone else!).

If you are unsure on any rules or have any queries, please don't hesitate to Contact Us.

Prizes

Spine-Chillers 2021 Prize

Student Prizes 

3 x our favourite published writers will each receive £50 & a trophy!

The student winners will be chosen from entries received in the Spring/Summer Terms 2021. 

Closing Date: Friday 30th July 2021