Posted on 9th January 2014

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Fiction Uncovered returns for 2014 and 2015

Fiction Uncovered has successfully secured National Lottery funding for the next two years from Arts Council England, through its Grants for the Arts scheme. The grant has been awarded to The Literary Platform, which will oversee the running of the promotion.

Posted on 19th March 2012

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Fiction Uncovered by…Gemma Seltzer, Arts Council England

Any novel that involves whispered conversations with a series of saints, a small ghost child in a wardrobe, a six-inch feathered moth and a ‘cold river green’ house wins a prize place on my bookshelf for sheer randomness. Salvage, a 2007 debut novel by Jane F. Kotapish, tells the story of a woman in her thirties leaving Manhattan for…

Posted on 14th October 2010

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Discovering a writer for the first time

What this experience taught me is that it is often the books you don’t know about, and the writers whose names you haven’t heard, who can tell the stories you love best of all.