Kathy O’Shaughnessy wins Paul Torday Memorial Prize 2021

Kathy O’Shaughnessy has been awarded the 2021 Paul Torday Memorial Prize for In Love With George Eliot.

The Paul Torday Memorial Prize 2022 is now open for entries

The 2022 Prize is now open for submissions. Deadline for entries: Monday 30 November 2021

Third Paul Torday Prize shortlist revealed

The Society of Authors announces today the shortlist for the third Paul Torday Memorial Prize, including 76 year old debut novelist Elfan Jones. Now in its third year, the Paul Torday Memorial Prize will be awarded to a first novel by a writer over 60. The prize includes a set of the collected works of… Read more »