The Greatest Welsh Novel

Welsh Books Council

The Greatest Welsh Novel - 07 October 2014

The nominees are:
Border Country  by Raymond Williams,  On the Black Hill  by Bruce Chatwin,  Shifts  by Christopher Meredith,  A Toy Epic  by Emyr Humphreys,  Un Nos Ola Leuad  by Caradog Pritchard and  The Life of Rebecca Jones / O! Tyn y Gorchudd  by Angharad Price.

The Wales Arts Review  began its search to honour the Greatest Welsh Novel in January 2014. Over the course of the past year it has published a series of 25 essays by some of Wales' top writers, each one nominating a classic novel for consideration.

Voters can download free PDF files containing all 25 nominating essays by clicking on these links:

http://www.walesartsreview.org/greatest-welsh-novel-collected-essays-part-one/

http://www.walesartsreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/GWN-Part-Two.pdf

The vote will close at midnight on Sunday, October 12th, and the winner will be presented with an award at a special ceremony by Sian Phillips.

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