We have some lovely news to share on this sunny Monday. Columba’s Bones by David Greig has been shortlisted for the Bookmark Book Festival Book of the Year 2024! The winner of this prize will be invited to the book festival in the autumn. A huge congratulations to David on this fantastic news.
The full shortlist is as follows:
Ritual of Fire, D V Bishop
Clear, Carys Davies
Columba’s Bones, David Greig
Best of Friends, Kamila Shamsie
The Square of Sevens, Laura Shepherd-Robinson
All the Colours of the Dark, Chris Whitaker
Columba’s Bones really is a remarkable book and is the debut novel from artistic director of the Lyceum theatre, David Greig. Exploring the clash of early Christianity and paganism, this is a thrilling read that will have you on the edge of your seat.
Find out more about the lovely Bookmark Book Festival here.