The Rathbones Folio Prize 2019 Longlist

We’re delighted to announce the twenty titles on the Rathbones Folio Prize 2019 Longlist:   Can You Tolerate This, Ashleigh Young (Bloomsbury) The Crossway, Guy Stagg (Picador) Francis: A Life in Songs, Ann Wroe (Cape) Ghost Trees, Bob Gilbert (Saraband) House...

Rathbones Folio Prize increases prize money to £30,000

Rathbones Folio Prize announces renewed sponsorship by Rathbones Investment Management, with a substantial boost in support and prize money increased to £30,000 News for release: 7 February 2019: Rathbones Folio Prize and Rathbones Investment Management have announced...

Announcing the Rathbones Folio Prize 2019 Judges

 Kate Clanchy (chair), Chloe Aridjis and Owen Sheers were announced as the judges for the 2019 Rathbones Folio Prize. The prize is governed by an international academy of distinguished writers and critics, ensuring unique quality and consistency in its nomination and...

Announcing: the Rathbones Folio Mentors 2018-19

Francesca Beard, Louise Doughty, Joe Dunthorne and Adam Foulds to be Rathbones Folio Mentors Francesca Beard, Louise Doughty, Joe Dunthorne and Adam Foulds are confirmed as mentors for the second year of the Rathbones Folio Mentorship scheme, in association with First...

Rathbones Folio Mentees – Creative Writing Extracts

We’re delighted to present four extracts from the inaugural Rathbones Folio Mentees – Sophie Crabtree, Shakira Irfan, Imaru Lewis, and Vincent Otterbeck, who were mentored, respectively, by Evie Wyld, AL Kennedy, Kamila Shamsie and Ross Raisin. The Rathbones...

Announcing: the Rathbones Folio Prize 2018 Shortlist

The Rathbones Folio Prize 2018 Shortlist, judged by Jim Crace, Nikesh Shukla, and Kate Summerscale, is as follows: Anything Is Possible – Elizabeth Strout (Viking) Conversations With Friends – Sally Rooney (Faber) Exit West – Mohsin Hamid (Hamish Hamilton) Ghosts of...