The 2022 Peter Hinchcliffe Short Fiction Award

The New Quarterly is so pleased to announce the results of the 2022 Peter Hinchcliffe Short Fiction Award!



“Cavity Nests” by Sandhya Thakrar


Runners Up (tie)

“Animals in Captivity” by K. R. Segriff

“Dollhouse” by Amber Fenik


Honourable Mentions

“Bonnie” by Morgan Dick

“Keepsake” by Vivian (Xiao Wen) Li

“The Barn Owl” by Richard Owen

“Anna, Knitting” by Cate Sandilands


Look for prize winners and honourable mentions in an upcoming issue of The New Quarterly! Thanks to the many wonderful writers who submitted. We enjoyed reading every one of your stories.