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The 2015 McKitterick Prize from the Society of Authors has been awarded to Robert Allison for The Letter Bearer

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The Letter Bearer has been shortlisted for the Authors' Club Best First Novel Award 2015

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The Letter Bearer paperback edition reviewed by The Independent

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The Letter Bearer is now on release as a paperback edition from Granta Books

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'Lettres Mortes' is now on release as a paperback edition from Éditions Denoël in France

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'infused with the heat and dust of the North African desert, this is a haunting, lyrical novel that hovers in the mind like a glittering mirage, long after it has finished' (Roma Tearne)
'a beautifully written investigation into alienation, guilt and the will to survive...Gripping' (The Independent)