After much reading and discussion, the First Novelist Committee has chosen three superb novels as finalists for the 2013 award:
No One Is Here Except All of Us by Ramona Ausubel
When Captain Flint Was Still A Good Man by Nick Dybek
Girlchild by Tupelo HassmanWe’d like to thank all the volunteer readers who participated in the selection process this year, and also, many thanks to the authors who submitted their debut novels!
The winner of the 2013 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award will be announced in early July.