Claire Fuller has won the Royal Academy and Pin Drop Short Story Award, with an “exceptional” story entitled A QUIET TIDY MAN. More information is available here. Claire is the author of ‘Our Endless Numbered Days’, Published by Fig Tree books. Her second novel Swimming Lessons will be published in early 2017.
Cory Taylor is suffering from terminal melanoma related brain cancer. At the start of 2016, she began to write about her experience of dying, and the result is a truly remarkable memoir. Jane Finigan sold the rights to Jenny Lord at Canongate. More information is available here.
Sarah Lutyens has sold UK and commonwealth rights for three new Mark Billingham novels to Ed Wood at Little Brown. The first of these will be published in 2017. More information is available here.
Huge congratulations to William Sutcliffe whose novel, CONCENTR8 has been shortlisted for the YA Book Prize 2016. Congratulations, William! Read more here.
We are delighted to share news that Sara Gruen’s wonderful novel, ‘At The Water’s Edge’, has been shortlisted for the Romantic Novel of the Year Award in the Historical Romantic Novel category. Congratulations, Sara! Read more here.
We are so thrilled to share that A.J. Grainger’s debut novel ‘Captive’ has been longlisted for the prestigious Branford Boase Award 2016. The Branford Boase Award is given annually to the author and editor of an outstanding debut novel for children. ‘Captive’ was edited by Elv Moody and Christian Trimmer of Simon & Schuster. Congratulations, all!
Claire Fuller’s debut novel OUR ENDLESS NUMBERED DAYS in Richard & Judy Book Club and Waterstones New Year Book Club
So pleased to share that Claire fuller’s award-winning novel ‘Our Endless Numbered Days’ will feature in the Richard & Judy Book Club for Spring 2016. Claire has also been chosen for the Waterstones New Year Book Club. Such an incredible achievement – congratulations, Claire! Read more here.
Delighted to announce that Tim Walker’s fantastic debut, ‘Completion’ has been nominated for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2016. Congratulations, Tim! Read more here.
We are so thrilled to share the news that Fergus Henderson’s fabulous ‘Nose to Tail Eating’ has been voted the best cookbook in the world in a poll of more than 400 food professionals in Britain, the United States, Australia and New Zealand. The poll’s findings are published on the website 1,000 Cookbooks. We couldn’t be happier for Fergus and his publishers. Congratulations, all! Read more here.
We are thrilled to announce that William Sutcliffe’s fabulous novel ‘Concentr8’ has been nominated for the CILP Carnegie Medal 2016. Congratulations, Will! Read more here.