Books  |  Jan 12, 2018

Linda Grant shortlisted for 2018 JQ Wingate Literary Prize

Linda Grant’s highly acclaimed novel The Dark Circle has been shortlisted for the 2018 JQ Wingate Literary Prize. The annual prize, now in its 41st year, judges books on their ability to ‘translate the idea of Jewishness to the general reader’.

The Dark Circle, which was also shortlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction in 2017, is the only novel on the shortlist. The winner will be announced on 15th February.