Gail Honeyman has won the 2018 Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award for her debut Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (HarperCollins).
Canongate has acquired a "magical, charming and deeply moving" literary fable by Costa Prize-winning novelist A L Kennedy.
Writers including A L Kennedy, Sebastian Barry and Courttia Newland are to participate in an event which will see MPs given copies of A Country of Refuge (Unbound)... Read more
The Man Booker 2016 longlist of 13 books comprises dytopia, crime, historical fiction and more. Get a taste of each of the longlisted books from... Read more
J M Coetzee, A L Kennedy and Deborah Levy are among the 13 writers in this year's "Man Booker Dozen" competing for the £50,000 Man... Read more
Iraq war veteran Phil Klay has been named the winner of the Warwick Prize for Writing 2015 for Redeployment, a short story collection dealing with... Read more
Author A L Kennedy has said there should never be a female Doctor in “Doctor Who”, and that instead another role that is “iconic, wonderful... Read more
The Forward Prizes for Poetry and Faber are publishing a new edition of Poems of the Decade, which will be an English Literature set text... Read more
Ali Smith, A L Kennedy and broadcaster Kirsty Wark are among the shortlisted authors competing for the Saltire Literary Awards 2014 [full shortlists below]. Backpage,... Read more