Making Shore is shortlisted for Chambery Festival of First Novels 2012
Organisers of the Chambery Festival du Premier Roman – a festival celebrating Europe's best emerging literature – have announced the shortlist of the English-language novels for the 2012 season, the 25th in this popular festival’s history.
The shortlisted novels are published by Mantle Pan Macmillan, Faber and Faber, Virago, Headline, Tindal Street Press, Maclehose Press, Sceptre, Orion, Beautiful Books and Alma Books – an interesting mix of indies and large houses. The festival selections are made by 3000 participants in regular literary events and reading groups. The English-language reading selections are coordinated by Waverton Good Reads, their affiliate partner in the UK.