On the recommendation of our printer, TJ International, The Solstice Blade has been entered into the Holyer An Gof writing competition. The Holyer An Gof awards are promoted by Cornish Gorsedh (Gorsedh Kernow) are held each year and are open to any publications relating to Cornwall or which are written in the Cornish language. The Solstice Blade is set in the Cornish town of Liskeard, and features the local copper mining industry in the Prologue. We have been entered into class 2 – Books for Young Adults. The closing date for entries is Tuesday 28th February 2017. The awards will be presented on Tuesday 11th July 2017 at Waterstones bookshop in Truro.
If we are fortunate enough to win, don’t worry, we’ll let you know!