Congratulations to our five Novel Award shortlisters on their huge achievement. Judging continues anonymously, so please keep the exciting news secret for now.

The Peggy Chapman-Andrews First Novel Award Shortlist 2023


I Just Live Here

Love, I must Go

Paradise Beach

Run as if the Devil Were After You

The Ties that Bind Us


Final results will be posted on the website on 21st October 2023.

Good luck everyone and thank you for trusting us with your words.

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