The 2019 Prize

The 2019 Walter Scott Prize is now closed, and the Longlist and Academy Recommends list has been announced.  

The timetable for the 2019 Prize is as follows:

15th October 2018 : Prize opened for entries from publishers

31st January 2019: Prize closed for entries

6th March 2019: Longlist and Academy Recommends list announced

April 2019:  Shortlist announced

15th June 2019: Winner of Walter Scott Prize 2019 announced and presented at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival, Melrose.