Guardian first book award shortlist 2015
20th November 2015
The Guardian First Book Award celebrates first-time writers across all genres who have had their first book published in English during the last year. This year's shortlist includes poetry, prose-poetry, fiction and non-fiction. A winner will be selected by a judging panel which includes British writer and historian Tom Holland, BBC journalist and newsreader Emily Maitlis and Forward-winning poet Kei Miller. The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony in London on Wednesday 25 November 2015 and will receive a £10,000 prize.