We mentioned Kalinda Ashton’s impressive debut in February’s Area Culture Guide as one to watch from Tindal Street Press’ 2011 list; now it’s been nominated for the €100,000 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, whose previous winners include David Malouf, Nicola Barker and Michel Houellebecq. TSP will be cracking a bottle of champagne over the book’s bows at a couple of launch events. Continue reading
Another good year beckons for independent Birmingham publishing house Tindal Street Press, as the rich vein of form they’ve struck in recent times looks set to continue. In their always-strong list are several titles they’re particularly excited about, and that should be contenders for the long- and shortlists of the major prizes as well as making a splash in the literary pages.