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Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year 2021

This Award is for a work of Literary Fiction by an Irish Author published between the 1st February 2020 and 31st January 2021.

The Prize Fund is €17,000.

CLOSING DATE:

extended to 14th February 2021, for this year only

PRIZE:

First Prize €15,000 for the winning author of the Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year 2021 and €500 for each shortlisted author.

  • Novel must be published between 1st February 2020 and 31st January 2021
  • 6 Copies of each novel should be submitted to:
    Listowel Writers’ Week Office, 24 The Square, Listowel, Co Kerry, V31 RD93
  • No application form required.
  • For Award Criteria click HERE

ADJUDICATORS:

The adjudicators for this year’s award are: Canadian-born novelist and writer Rachel Cusk and UK novelist, poet and critic Richard Skinner.

SPONSOR:       Kerry Group plc

ENTRY FEE:    Free of Charge