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Winners of City Novel Studio Competition 2015 Announced

We are delighted to announce the winners of 2015’s City Novel Studio Competition.

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In association with Christine Green Author’s Agency, the competition was open to unpublished novelists writing in any fictional genre for adults, but not non-fiction or fiction for children. Course Director, Rebekah Lattin-Rawstrone, and Novel Studio Tutor, Kirstan Hawkins, sifted through the numerous entries and have now made their final decisions. The winners are:

Hannah Begbie
Louise Beere
Jen Glyn

“There were some very strong contenders for the Novel Studio Competition this year,” said Rebekah. “Each of the finalists produced writing with a skill and authority that left me eager to read more. I have high expectations of what this year's Novel Studio students will go on to achieve in the future.”

Commenting on the finalists, top literary agent Christine Green said: "I enjoyed each one of them hugely - they are very different pieces but each has a strong voice and each one left me wanting more. Without hesitation I can say that I'd love to see more from each of them...Three very talented women."

Congratulations to Hannah, Louise and Jen. A terrific start to their Novel Studio year!

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