This morning Larry Dark announced the finalists for this year’s Story Prize. They include:
Sunstroke and Other Stories by Tessa Hadley
Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures by Vincent Lam
The finalists were selected from 78 short story collections submitted by publishers this past year. The judges will be: David Gates, Patricia Groh, and Megahn O’Rourke. The winner gets $20,000, AND a silver bowl with their name on it. Runners up get a consoling $5,000 each. The winner will be announced on February 27th!