Costa Book Award for Best First Novel

 

2019 selection

The Confessions of Frannie Langton

Costa Book Award for Best First Novel 2019

by Sara Collins

One of BOOKRIOT’s Best Books of 2019

One of POPSUGAR's Best Books of 2019

“A startling, compelling historical debut novel. . . should be on top of your vacation reading pile.” -The Washington Post

“A stunning...


2014 selection

Elizabeth Is Missing

Costa Book Award for Best First Novel 2014

by Emma Healey

HOW DO YOU SOLVE A MYSTERY WHEN YOU CAN'T REMEMBER THE CLUES?

In this darkly riveting debut novel—a sophisticated psychological mystery that is also an heartbreakingly honest meditation on memory, identity,...