The Dundee International Book Prize is now in its 12th year and continues to grow annually. The shortlist will be whittled down to a final three, and the 2016 winner crowned at this year’s Dundee Literary Festival (19th-23rd October).
The full 2016 shortlist is:
Not to be Reproduced by Kristina Gorcheva-Newberry (US)
The Margins by Jessica Thummel (US)
In Borderlands by Richard Strachan (Scotland)
London Clay by Amy Spencer (England)
Reading Through Binoculars by James Cole (England)
Shadow Jumping by Margaret Ries (Scotland)
The Life of De’Ath by Majella Cullinane (New Zealand)
The Shadow of Pure Light by Emile Cassen (England)
Ghost of a Writer by Helen Dann (England)
The Great Edge by George Gunn (Scotland)
Well done and good luck to all those on the shortlist.