Stella Tillyard shortlisted for The New Angle Prize for Literature

The New Angle Prize for Literature is a £2,500 biennial award sponsored by Gotelee Solicitors and Scrutton Bland Financial Services, for a book of literary merit set in or influenced by the region of East Anglia.

The 2019 judges’ short-list of 6 books was announced on 25th March.

The Shortlist Showcase takes place on Wednesday 1st May, with shortlisted authors discussing their regional influences and reading from their works. For details see the press release below

Events (Tickets now on sale – phone 01473 253992 or email to reserve).


The Great Level by Stella Tillyard

Judges comment:

“This mesmerizing and complex novel shines its light on the engineering feats of land reclamation in the fens in the 17th century.”

(Published by Chatto & Windus in 2018)




For full details of the short-list, click here.