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We are delighted to share that Ellis Island by Małgorzata Szejnert, translated by Sean Gasper Bye, has been longlisted for the Historical Writers Association Non-Fiction Crown Award 2021. The prize seeks books that stand out for their originality in research and perspective, their brilliant writing and their powerful narrative force.
Judges for this year's prize are: Clare Mulley (chair), Jessie Childs, Dan Jones, Jagjeet Lally and Luke Pepera, and the shortlist will be announced on announced 5th October 2021. For more information about the prize and the other longlisted titles, please visit The Historia Magazine website here.