Finalists for the 2010 Orange Award for New Writers--honoring works of fiction written in English by a woman of any age or nationality and published as a book in the U.K.--are:
The Book of Fires by Jane Borodale,The Boy Next Door by Irene Sabatini
After the Fire, a Still Small Voice by Evie Wyld.
The winner will be named June 9 at a ceremony in London.
Orange Award for New Writers Finalist (2009)
An Equal Stillness by Francesca Kay --WINNER!
Miles from Nowhere by Nami Mun
The Personal History of Rachel DuPree by Ann Weisgarber.
The winner of the £10,000 (US$14,760) bursary will be named June 1 at the Orange Award for New Writers event at Southbank Centre.