The Paris Literary Prize

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The Paris Literary Prize is a biennial literary prize for unpublished novellas by new authors from anywhere in the world.[1] It was founded in 2010 by the Paris-based Shakespeare and Company bookstore, and sponsored in collaboration with the de Groot Foundation. The 10,000 prize is for authors who have never published a book before, and their submission is a novella, defined as 20,000 to 30,000 words in length.[2] The first winner was announced on 16 June 2011.

Winners and Runners-up[edit]

Blue Ribbon (Blue ribbon) = winner




  1. ^ "Paris Literary Icon Launches Prize and Magazine", Publishers Weekly, 2 June 2010
  2. ^ Paris Literary Award, terms and conditions.
  3. ^ "A Journey of Discovery", Erica Wagner, The Times, 18 June 2011
  4. ^ "Paris Literary Prize 2011", Vingt Paris, 17 June 2011
  5. ^ Rebecca Carter (June 20, 2013). "Paris Literary Prize Celebrates Unique Art of the Novella". Publishing Perspectives. Retrieved June 20, 2013. 

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