Shortlist Bluepencilagency First Novel Prize 2017

Our judges, literary agent Eve White and best selling author Saskia Sarginson have shortlisted six great stories from our longlist of 20. Congratulations to the authors of the following:

Super Tech

White Stock

The Wrong Guy

The Accidental Time Traveller

Hannah Backwards

Half of You

The six authors will  now submit a further 15,000 words for the judges to read on…

Our two winners will be announced on October 31 along with the names of the 20 authors who made the longlist. First prize is £1,000 in cash and an introduction to Eve. The runner up wins a four night writing retreat at Retreats for You and an editorial report from us.