THE RICHARD BOOTH PRIZE 2016

THE HAY WRITERS

Winners Announced!

On the hottest day of the year (so far), it was delightful to see Richard and Hope Booth present theย prizes forย the Richard Booth Prize for Non-Fiction 2016.

This years competition judge was Dan Davies โ€“

Winner of the 2015 Gordon Burn Prize (pictured)
and the 2015 CWA Non-Fiction Dagger.

Shortlisted for the Orwell Prize and the James Tait Black Prize.

โ€œDan Davies has been a journalist and editor for 20 years, writing for The Guardian, The Independent, The Mail on Sunday and The Economist, among many other publications. He is currently Deputy Editor of Esquire.โ€
Rogers,ย Coleridge & White Ltd. Literary Agents.

Photo c/oย http://www.newwritingnorth.com/

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1st place
Change of Heart by Juliet Foster

โ€œI really liked this story for the way it plunges the reader into a
situation where one is unsure of what is happening, uncertain about
who the protagonists are and curious about what will happenโ€ฆ

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