Fiction prizeFor the first time in 2016, a longlist has been published for the Lucy Cavendish College Fiction Prize. 

Our judges have reviewed all 484 entries, to select the following longlist:

  • Cutting the Roses by Jane Archer
  • Three Rivers by Claire Askew
  • Homegrown by Rosemary Bayman
  • Last Best West by Nan Bovington
  • St. Madeleine's by Jane Bradley
  • Offending Adam by Gemma Bristow
  • Frannie Langton by Sara Collins
  • Her Path of Colour by Catherine De'Freitas
  • Tomorrow by Josie Ferguson
  • Swan Song by Kelleigh Greenberg-Jephcott
  • The Paper Crane by Jacki Hall
  • The Stars Shone Darkly by Louise Hare
  • The Tenant by Julie Holden
  • The Debut by Theresa Howes
  • Cloud Cover by Carolyn Kirby
  • Friend Request by Laura Marshall
  • Learning To Swim by Kate McEwan
  • Field of Blackbirds by Laura McKenna
  • Super Charismatic Nucleus by J. A. Micheline
  • The Red Deeps by Sian Norris
  • Not That Way by Frances Perkins
  • How To Live Forever and Die Tomorrow by Emily Richards
  • The Day After Yesterday by Felicia Yap

A subsequent shortlist will be agreed by our judging panel and announced on 21 April 2016. 

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