Foulds, Adam

MA Year : 2000

Awards and recognition

  • Betty Trask Award winner for The Truth About These Strange Times (2007)
  • Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award winner for The Truth About These Strange Times (2008)
  • Desmond Elliott Prize shortlist for The Truth About These Strange Times (2008)
  • Costa Poetry Award winner for The Broken Word (2008)
  • Jerwood Aldeburgh Prize winner for The Broken Word (2008)
  • John Llewellyn Rhys Prize shortlist for The Broken Word (2008)
  • Somerset Maugham Award winner for The Broken Word (2009)
  • Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award shortlist for The Broken Word (2009)
  • Man Booker Prize shortlist for The Quickening Maze (2009)
  • South Bank Show Literature prize winner for The Quickening Maze (2010)
  • Walter Scott Prize shortlist for The Quickening Maze (2010)
  • IMPAC Dublin Literary Award longlist for The Quickening Maze (2010)
  • Encore Award winner for The Quickening Maze (2011)
  • European Union Literature Prize winner for The Quickening Maze (2011)
  • Granta Best of Young British Novelists 2013
  • Next Generation poets 2014
  • Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction shortlist for In The Wolf's Mouth (2015)
  • Works

  • The Truth About These Strange Times (2007)
  • The Broken Word (2008)
  • The Quickening Maze (2009)
  • In The Wolf’s Mouth (2014)
  • Dream Sequence (2019)