We’d like to extend our heartiest congratulations to our good friend and contributor Melissa Harrison, who has been shortlisted for the 2015 Costa Novel Award for her excellent At Hawthorn Time.
Winners across five categories – novel, first novel, biography, poetry and children’s – who each receive £5,000, will be announced on Monday 4th January 2016. The overall winner of the 2015 Costa Book of the Year will receive £30,000 and will be selected and announced at the Costa Book Awards ceremony in central London on Tuesday 26th January 2016. Wishing you the very best of luck, Mel!
First edition hardback copies of ‘At Hawthorn Time’ are available in the Caught by the River shop, priced at £15. A limited edition 10″ audio vinyl companion to the book, complete with individually silkscreened and stitched sleeve, can be found here.