Tag Archive: Anne Enright

Apr 17

Week 15: Lots of Nominees, Exposition Sucks and Great World Building but Shame about the Story…

Books Read Barsk: The Elephant’s Graveyard by Lawrence M. Schoen Updraft by Fran Wilde Currently Reading  The Heart Goes Last by Margaret Atwood (1) The nominees for two major awards were announced this week.  The first was the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction: Cynthia Bond: Ruby Anne Enright: The Green Road Lisa McInerney: The Glorious Heresies …

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Nov 18

And the shortlists for the Costa Book Award – Best Novel and Best First Novel – have been announced…

… and there’s at least one surprise.  Here are the nominees: Best Novel Kate Atkinson: A God in Ruins (Doubleday) Anne Enright: The Green Road (Jonathan Cape) Patrick Gale: A Place Called Winter (Tinder Press) Melissa Harrison: At Hawthorn Time (Bloomsbury) Kate Atkinson’s Life After Life was nominated for the Costa Book Award in 2013, so …

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