Opening Lines Comp Longlist

Many thanks to all who sent in the start of their novel for our Opening Lines contest. There are so many fab novels being written!

We have our longlist – congrats to all who made it and commiserations to those who didn’t!

  • A Doorway in Venice
  • An Inconvenient Human
  • And Then She Fell
  • Big Girls Don’t Cry
  • Blue Is Not A Colour
  • Blessed Women
  • Deadboy
  • Death in Miniature
  • Dog’s Cottage
  • Earth In The Sky
  • Evermore
  • Leaf And Sky
  • Lifesaver
  • My Name Is Perry
  • Scott/Shackleton
  • She Lost The Sun
  • So Fairly Bound
  • Split Fortune
  • Sunblock
  • The Embrace
  • The Gospel of Eve
  • The Life Of Our Times
  • The Paper Saint
  • The Picasso Puzzle
  • The Smell of Pearls
  • The Scattering

We’ll have the shortlist and results in June – good luck everyone!