The New Angle Prize for Literature is a £2,500 biennial award sponsored by Gotelee Solicitors for a book of literary merit set in or influenced by the region of East Anglia.
The winner and runner up were announced in the presence of judges Dr Jo Catling, Esther Freud and Jim Kelly at an Awards Dinner held at the Suffolk Food Hall's Cookhouse Restaurant on Wednesday 4th September.
Winner of New Angle Prize for 2013 is:
Jules Pretty for This Luminous Coast (Full Circle Editions 2011)
Ian Collins for James Dodds, Tide Lines (Jardine Press 2012)
22 Britannia Road by Amanda Hodgkinson (Penguin 2011) was awarded the East Anglian Readers Choice Award
Click here for full details of six shortlisted books
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