Stories from the shadows...

Can you tell a tiny story in only 50 words? Take our nano challenge and test your talents. Write a story in 50 words exactly. Include the word 'shadow' (or shadows, shadowing, shadowed and shadowy). Give it a title, complete the registration form and enter the nano competition. It's free!

Winners and runners up and are selected in four categories:

  • Open – all ages
  • Year 7 & 8 students
  • Year 5 & 6 students
  • Year 3 & 4 students

One winner and two runners up in each category win generous book vouchers!

Competition details

  • Theme: Shadow
  • Word limit: 50 words exactly
  • Closing date: Wednesday 26 July, 5pm
  • Entry: Free
  • Note: Limit of 1 entry per person; entrants must live within 150km of Albury
  • Winners announced on Thursday 14th September during Write Around the Murray

More details in the conditions of entry

Competition now closed for entries

WAM gratefully acknowledges the Friends of the LibraryMuseum for funding the prizes for the Nano competition and assisting with judging and awarding of prizes.

Previous Winners

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