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The Desmond Elliott Prize 2015 Shortlist Revealed


The Desmond Elliott Prize Shortlist Proves “There’s No Age Limit on Being a Sparkling New Arrival on the Literary Scene” The Desmond Elliott Prize 2015 has today (15 May) announced a shortlist of three books in the running to take home the “most prestigious award for first-time novelists” (Daily Telegraph). Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey (Viking), A […]

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The 2015 Desmond Elliott Prize Longlist Announced

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Elizabeth is Missing and The Miniaturist lead the charge on The Desmond Elliott Prize longlist in “remarkable” year for debut fiction. Two number one bestsellers – Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey and The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton – are among ten novels longlisted today (2nd April) for The Desmond Elliott Prize 2015, hailed as […]

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The 2014 Winner

Eimear McBride

A Girl is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride is this evening (Thursday 3rd July) announced as the winner of the annual Desmond Elliott Prize

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