Books  |  Jun 7, 2018

Patrick Barkham's Islander longlisted for Wainwright Prize

Patrick Barkham's Islander has been longlisted for the Wainwright Book Prize 2018. The Wainwright Prize, now in its fifth year, celebrates the best of British nature writing. The shortlist will be announced on 5 July and the winner on 2 August, with the winning author receives a prize of £5000.

Islander, which details Barkham's exploration of British islands and their inhabitants, has previously been nominated for the 2018 Country Book of the Year by BBC Countryfile.