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Book awards: Author's Club First Novel Award

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The Governor's Wife by David Unwin1954
The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne by Brian Moore1955
Transvaal Episode by Harry Bloom1956
Summer in retreat by Edmund Ward1957
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning by Alan Sillitoe1958
At fever pitch by David Caute1959
The Night of Wenceslas by Lionel Davidson1960
Sun in the Morning by Jim Hunter1961
Hot for certainties by Robin Douglas-Home1964
Beggars on horseback by James Mossman1965
The Virgin Soldiers by Leslie Thomas1966
At the Jerusalem by Paul Bailey1967
Figures in a landscape by Barry England1968
A Touch of Daniel by Peter Tinniswood1969
Theft by Rachel Ingalls1970
We Speak No Treason by Rosemary Hawley Jarman1971
The Captains and the Kings by Jennifer Johnston1973
Underlings, The by Barbara Benson1977
The Emerald Peacock by Katharine Gordon1978
The Pilate Plot by Martin Page1979
The good morrow by D. Watson1980
Privileged Children by Frances Vernon1982
Summer at the Haven by Katharine Moore1983
Lama by Fredrick Hyde-Chambers1984
Eightsome Reel by Magda Sweetland1985
Playing Fields In Winter by Helen Harris1986
The Levels by Peter Benson1987
The Holy Innocents by Gilbert Adair1988
The Silver Pigs by Lindsey Davis1989
The Book of Wishes and Complaints by Zina Rohan1991
The Healing by David Park1992
Season of the Rainbirds by Nadeem Aslam1993
The Marble Kiss by Jay Rayner1994
Pig by Andrew Cowan1994
The Cult of Violence: the Untold Story of the Krays by John Pearson1995
Some Kind of Black by Diran Adebayo1996
The Testimony of Taliesin Jones by Rhidian Brook1997
Trumpet by Jackie Kay1999
Manly Pursuits by Ann Harries2000
The Stream by Brian Clarke2001
Burning Worm by Carl Tighe2002
Timoleon Vieta Come Home: A Sentimental Journey by Dan Rhodes2003
Eve Green by Susan Fletcher2004
Sandstorm by Henry Shukman2005
Betrayal in Naples by Neil Griffiths2006
The Killing Jar by Nicola Monaghan2007
Goodbye Lucille by Segun Afolabi2008
Pollard by Laura Beatty2009
The Rescue Man by Anthony Quinn2010
London Triptych by Jonathan Kemp2011
City of Bohane by Kevin Barry2012
The Marlowe Papers by Ros Barber2013
Mountains of the Moon: A Novel by I J Kay2013
The Tale of Raw Head and Bloody Bones: A Novel by Jack Wolf2014
A Song for Issy Bradley: A Novel by Carys Bray2015
The Last Pilot: A Novel by Benjamin Johncock2016
Harmless Like You: A Novel by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan2017
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman2018

Award description

The Authors' Club Best First Novel Award is awarded by the Authors' Club to the most promising first novel of the year, written by a British author and published in the UK during the calendar year preceding the year in which the award is presented.


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