Mozley, Gekoski and Myers shortlisted for SoA awards | The Bookseller

The Bookseller, June 13, 2018 by Heloise Wood:

The McKitterick Prize shortlist, awarded to a first novel by a writer over 40, saw judges Frances Fyfield, Aamer Hussein and Abir Mukherjee select mostly authors from independent publishers featuring inner worlds filled with loss, hope and self-acceptance. Darke by rare books dealer Rick Gekoski (Canongate Books) offers a “deliriously well-written tale of impending old age and bereavement” according to the panel, while Radio Sunrise by Anietie Isong (Jacaranda) follows a Nigerian journalist and “stays long in the imagination” while Silvertail Books’ Yes by Anne Patterson provides a “mesmerising book about a woman after a stroke”

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