The result of the 2019 Highland Book Prize will be announced here at 6:30pm on Saturday 9th May 2020

About The Prize

The Highland Book Prize, established in 2017, celebrates the finest published work that recognises the rich talent, landscape and cultural diversity of the Highlands.

This annual prize is open to work in fiction, non-fiction and poetry.

Presented by the Highland Society of London and facilitated by Moniack Mhor Creative Writing Centre, this literary prize aims to bring recognition to books created in or about the Highlands.

The winner of the 2019 Highland Book Prize will be announced at 6:30pm on May 9th, 2020.

The William Grant Foundation provides funding to encourage public engagement with the Highland Book Prize.

We are delighted to reveal the books on the Shortlist for the Highland Book Prize 2019. Please click the following link to reveal the list:

Key Dates

Winner announced on Saturday 9th May

Details of the 2020 Highland Book Prize will follow in June 2020.

Above dates may be subject to alteration.