Peace Talks was announced as one of four books on the shortlist for Best Novel in the prestigious Costa Book Awards 2020. The announcement was made live on BBC Radio 4’s Front Row programme. Listen.
Details of all the books nominated in this category and the other four categories can be found here.
Previous winners and nominees for the Costa Book Novel Award (formerly the Whitbread Prize) include Salman Rushdie, Ali Smith, William Trevor, Sally Rooney and Evie Wyld.
The news of the 2020 nominees was covered in the Guardian.