Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize 2018

Monday, 14 May 2018

Location: Travellers Club

£10,000 for a book that evokes the spirit of a place

The shortlist:

Kushanava Choudhury The Epic City (Bloomsbury Circus)
Xiaolu Guo Once Upon a Time in the East (Chatto)
Lucy Hughes-Hallett Peculiar Ground (4th Estate)
Kapka Kassabova Border (Granta)
Fiona Mozley Elmet (JM Originals)
Pascale Petit Mama Amazonica (Bloodaxe)