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Nathan Filer wins 2013 Costa Book of the Year

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Wednesday 29th January 2014

Nathan Filer pulled off an amazing feat last night by winning the 2013 Costa Book of the Year prize with his very first novel. The Shock of the Fall, is, as I said in my recent Daily Express review, an “extraordinary” book. It describes teenager Matthew’s guilt about his older brother’s death and his own descent into madness. The story is told in the first person and is poignant, funny ...keep reading