The New Angle Prize for Literature is a £2,500 biennial award sponsored by Gotelee Solicitors and Scrutton Bland Financial Services, for a book of literary merit set in or influenced by the region of East Anglia.
The 2017 winner, announced on Wednesday 6th September, was Julia Blackburn's "Threads, The Delicate Life of John Craske" (Jonathan Cape, April 2015).
The Runner-up was Jill Dawson's The Crime Writer (Hodder & Stoughton, June 2016). A Readers' Choice competition run by Suffolk Libraries was won by Rosy Thornton's Sandlands.
An annual Student New Angle Prize (SNAP) is also awarded for a short piece of new writing, in a competition run in conjunction with the University of Suffolk. The competition is open to University of Suffolk students. Details can be found by downloading the flyer below