Arctic Star Short Story Competition
Open to Naval children aged between 8 and 16 yrs old.
In conjunction with Tom Palmer, author of the Arctic Star novel, whilst celebrating and supporting the Month of the Military Child, the Naval Children’s Charity is running a short story competition open to Naval Children.
This includes children of veterans from the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.
Tom’s latest book, Arctic Star, is about three young Naval recruits braving the Arctic Convoys during the Second World War.
The Canadian Naval Memorial Trust has also kindly donated a copy of the graphic novel ”Dusty Dreams & Troubled Water: A story of HMCS Sackville and the Battle of the Atlantic” by Brian Bowman.
This novel follows the journey of a 12-year-old boy and his experiences of Arctic Convoys in the Canadian Navy.
The competition is open until Monday 25th April 2022, winners will be announced on Friday 29th April 2022 and contacted by email.
Please ensure you state your full name and age with submissions.