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Gabriel Weston, 2014 McKitterick Prize winner

The McKitterick Prize

Tom McKitterick, the former editor of Political Quarterly and author of an unpublished novel, endowed the McKitterick Prize which was first awarded in 1990. It is given annually to an author over the age of 40 for a first novel, published or unpublished. 

  • The annual deadline for entries is 31 October
  • Click here for details on how to apply.

The 2014 Prize

Winner: Gabriel Weston for Dirty Work (Cape) received £4,000.

Runner-up: Gabriel Gbadamosi for Vauxhall (Telegram Books) received £1,000.

Judges: Paul Bailey, Roma Tearne and Fay Weldon.


Pictured: Gabriel Gbadamosi.


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