Thu, 04/04/2013 - 08:00
Authors Deborah Moggach and Helen DeWitt are both shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction, which has only been won once by a woman in the prize's 14 years, when Marina Lewycka won for A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian in 2005.
Moggach is shortlisted for Heartbreak Hotel (...
Wed, 30/05/2012 - 08:35
Terry Pratchett has won the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction after being shortlisted on three previous occasions.
His novel Snuff (Doubleday) took the award, now in its 13th year, joining previous winners including Paul Torday and Ian McEwan.
Judge and director of the Telegraph Hay Festival Peter...
Tue, 27/04/2010 - 08:46
Ian McEwan's first comedy, Solar (Jonathan Cape), is on the shortlist for this year's Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction.
Also on the shortlist are Skippy Dies by Paul Murray (Hamish Hamilton), Tiffany Murray's Diamond Star Halo (Portobello), One Day by David Nicholls (...