A well-deserved winner, it is an outstanding tale, made all the more unforgettable and powerful by its remarkable hush”
Donald S. Murray
Fourth Paul Torday prize shortlist announced
“Judging the Paul Torday Award was like embarking on an exploration of the world”
Donald S. Murray wins Paul Torday Memorial Prize 2020
Sarah Waters, Paul Torday Memorial Prize judge, says: ‘Just a few pages into As the Women Lay Dreaming, I knew I had found our winner.