We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the Curtis Brown First Novel Prize. The standard of the longlist was such that we expanded the shortlist to seven titles, from a planned six.
The shortlisted titles are:
- Blessed Joan
- The Three Sisters Below Strang Wood
- The Wickedry of Mrs Wood
Head judge, Tracy Chevalier, will choose a winner and runner-up, who will be announced on the 10th October.