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26 July 2021

McIlvanney Prize 2021 longlist

15 June 2021

 

Bloody Scotland has announced the longlist for the McIlvanney Prize 2021 sponsored by The Glencairn Glass. The list of 13 titles include three from Publishing Scotland members:

  • Bad Debt by William McIntyre (Sandstone Press)
  • How To Survive Everything by Ewan Morrison (Saraband)
  • The April Dead by Alan Parks (Canongate)

 

The full longlist is:

The Cut by Chris Brookmyre (Little,Brown)

The Silent Daughter by Emma Christie (Wellbeck)

Before the Storm by Alex Gray (Little, Brown)

Dead Man's Grave by Neil Lancaster (HarperCollins, HQ)

The Coffinmaker's Garden by Stuart MacBride (HarperCollins)

Still Life by Val McDermid (Little,Brown)

Bad Debt by William McIntyre (Sandstone)

The Less Dead by Denise Mina (Vintage)

How To Survive Everything by Ewan Morrison (Saraband)

Edge of the Grave by Robbie Morrison (Macmillan)

The April Dead by Alan Parks (Canongate)

Hyde by Craig Russell (Constable)

Waking the Tiger by Mark Wightman (Hobeck Books)

 

The winner will be announced on 17 September 2021 during the Bloody Scotland International Crime Writing Festival. The prize of £1,000 is accompanied by nationwide promotion in Waterstones.

For more information, see The Bloody Scotland website.