The 20-title longlist for the 2021 Rathbones Folio Prize has been announced, including the following titles of genre interest:
- In the Dream House, Carmen Maria Machado (Serpent’s Tail)
- A Ghost in the Throat, Doireann Ní Ghríofa (Tramp)
- The Mermaid of Black Conch, Monique Roffey (Peepal Tree)
The £30,000 Rathbones Folio Prize is open to all works of literature written in English and published in the UK during the previous calendar year. Judges for 2021 are Sinéad Gleeson, Jon McGregor, and Roger Robinson. The shortlist will be announced February 10, 2021, and the winner on March 24.
For more information, including the complete longlist, see the Rathbones Folio Prize website.
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