2015

Impress Prize Winner 2015

 

We are pleased to announce Annabel Abbs, author of My Perfect Mind, as the 2015 winner.

Read Annabel’s Q&A and an extract

The judges would also like to offer a Special Commendation to Yaara Gregory for her novel Night Swimming in the Jordan. 

The Shortlist

1. Skylark by Ruthie Morgan   Read Ruthie’s Q&A and an extract
2. Nobody Said Anything by Máire Cooney   Read Máire’s Q&A and an extract
3. My Perfect Mind by Annabel Abbs   Read Annabel’s Q&A and an extract
4. Trader Fedarb by Michelle Crowther  Read Michelle’s Q&A and an extract
5. Lie With Me Under the Toothbrush Tree by Caroline England Read Caroline’s Q&A and an extract
6. Night Swimming in the Jordan by Yaara Lahav Gregory Read Yaara’s Q&A and an extract
7. Looking for You by Catriona McLean  Read Catriona’s Q&A and an extract
8. Year of the Metal Bird by Rudrani Tooth Read Rudrani’s Q&A and an extract
9. Voices from the Wildridge: Women Writers in the Devon Landscape by Julie Sampson Read Julie’s Q&A and an extract
10. Gods and Beasts beneath the Sea by Johanna Craven Read Johanna’s Q&A and an extract
11. The Lady Boy Murders by Wilf Tilley Read Wilf’s Q&A and an extract
12. The Cloister Door by Victoria Hughes Read Victoria’s Q&A and an extract

The winner of the prize was decided on Thursday 24th September by a panel of judges with experience in the publishing industry.