Translation Rights  |  Jan 9, 2018

The Strays shortlisted for the Reading Women 2017 Award

Emily Bitto’s debut novel The Strays has been shortlisted for the Reading Women 2017 Award. Founded in 2016 the Reading Women award recognises extraordinary books written by or about women that embody the book club-style podcast’s goal of bringing female voices to a wider audience. Awarded annually, the prize is given to one fiction and non-fiction title.

Emily Bitto has featured on the Reading Woman previously and her interview about her novel, her writing process, and places and people that inspired her can be found here.