2020 PRIZE

Entries are now closed.

The competition is now closed for submissions of entries. The longlisted titles will be announced on or before September 1st 2020. 


See photos and videos of our Award Ceremony with novelist Kamila Shamsie making the presentation to the Winner Maham Javaid and recipient of our  Special Citation,Sadia Khatri.

Karachi literati in attendance ... 

2019 PRESS 

Read the excellent press coverage the competition has received since its inception 


See all our news and results from 2019 including the details of the titles and authors in our Longlist.

Also read what the judges had to say about the submissions they read.