The Sunday Times/Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award, in association with the University of Warwick rewards the best work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry by a British or Irish author aged between 18 and 35. The British Council is delighted to be supporting young writers in exploring international opportunities that will inspire them for the rest of their careers. Listen to our podcast with the 4 shortlisted authors from 2018, as they discuss their inspirations and introduce their work. Featuring:
Laura Freeman The Reading Cure: How Books Restored My Appetite (Weidenfeld & Nicolson)
Imogen Hermes Gowar The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock (Harvill Secker)
Adam Weymouth Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey (Particular)
Find out more here.