The Portobello Prize

The judging panel consists of: Ben Rawlence (author of   City of Thorns), Sharmaine Lovegrove (film & TV scout and literary editor), Sophie Lambert (Literary Agent,   C+W), Marion Rankine (book-buyer at   Foyles), and Laura Barber (Publishing Director, Portobello Books).  
Exciting news from Portobello Books, who have just announced a new writing prize for authors of creative non-fiction. Entries can be submitted from 16th June to 16th October 2017. The Portobello Prize is open to any UK-based writer who has yet to be published, and is asking for submissions of a book proposal along with a sample chapter. For more information, visit The winner will receive a book deal, representation by   C+W, and publication by Portobello Books with promotional support from legendary independent bookstore,   Foyles.