The Portico Prize 2022 Shortlist Readings

  • DATE

    19 January 2022

  • TIME

    7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome



Join us for a night of exclusive readings from the Portico Prize 2022 shortlisted books, plus the chance to put your live questions to the authors, on the eve of the winner announcement.

The Portico Prize is awarded biennially to a new work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry that best evokes ‘the spirit of the North of England’.

Signed copies of the shortlist are available to buy with your ticket.

This event will take place on Zoom.

The Portico Prize 2022 shortlist is:
– Ghosted by Jenn Ashworth (Sceptre)
– The Outsiders by James Corbett (Lightning Books)
– The Family Tree by Sairish Hussain (HQ, Harper Collins)
– Sea State by Tabitha Lasley (4th Estate)
– Toto Among the Murderers by Sally J. Morgan (JM Originals)
– Mayflies by Andrew O’Hagan (Faber)

Discover more about the Prize at The Portico Library website: