Spotlight First Novel Award is our way of celebrating and encouraging new writers. After some tough deliberations we are pleased to announce the winner of this year’s competition is The Summons by Katherine Peel.
Other strong contenders were: Eisaku. Takamatsu Tamako. The Little Shell Collector. Rachel Marangozov. The Vultures of Hogwaller. Jay Hodgkins and The Disappearance of Sir. Nilesha Chauvet.
Thank you all for making our decision so difficult!
Katherine Peel has won a Stage One mentoring package and transitional support. We will be profiling her and her novel later in the year.
Spotlight First Novel Competition is our way of celebrating and encouraging new writers
Next deadline: 14th February 2022.