Best opening page competition: longlist

After much deliberation, we’ve narrowed down our entries to the longlist below:

  1. After the Fire
  2. Between the Sea and the Shore
  3. Blood Money
  4. Blue is Truth
  5. Calloused
  6. Carburetors and Cupcakes
  7. Cascading
  8. Devil Girl
  9. Figments
  10. Glacier
  11. Gone Viral
  12. I See Red
  13. Into the Soup
  14. Nogales
  15. On Tuesday I Will Kill Him
  16. Pity-Heart
  17. Places I Find My Mother
  18. Riding the Tiger
  19. Rooks Cry from the North
  20. Rules for Living with a Rougarou
  21. Saviour of the Broken
  22. Sentenced to Love
  23. Simulacrum
  24. Teddy Mills
  25. Thawed Waters
  26. The Adding up of Little Things
  27. The BODYCON
  28. The Death and Rapture of Anthony C. Wong at the Double Dragon
  29. The Furies
  30. The Last Will and Testament of Peter Pan
  31. The Notebook of Things That Happened That Shouldn’t Have Happened
  32. The Pavement Gardener
  33. The Other Side of Time
  34. The Savage Path
  35. The Secret Lives of the Doyenne of Didsbrook
  36. The Surfer Who Fell from Grace with the Sea
  37. The Voyagers
  38. The Witches of Undoing
  39. Things I Want Back from You
  40. Twenty-Eight to Forty: A Memoir
  41. Unclean
  42. Unexpected and Overamped
  43. We Drink to Calm Our Bodies
  44. Where Streets Have No Names
  45. Your Name is a Myth

The shortlist will be announced on the 25th of September… Good luck, everyone!