Dylan Thomas Prize Shortlist
The Dylan Thomas Prize was established to encourage young writers (in the English-speaking world... with the incentive of £60,000. Anyone aged 30 and under could submit. In July, there was a long-list of 14, now 6 remain on the shortlist.
James Scudamore, The Amnesia Clinic
Lucy Caldwell, Where They Were Missed
Liza Ward, Outside Valentine
Rachel Trezise, Fresh Apples
Nick Laird, Utterly Monkey
Ian Holding, Unfeeling
The winner will be announced on Dylan Thomas's birthday, October 27th. Find articles with more information about the authors and their books on BBC.co.uk and the Independent.