THANK YOU

THANK YOU

Thank you to everyone who has shared with us in this endeavour so far. We know it is always said on these occasions that the standard was high and the choice difficult, but it was true. All the readers and judges remarked on this independently of each other, and all...
ANNOUNCING THE INAUGURAL NATURE CHRONICLES PRIZE LONGLIST

ANNOUNCING THE INAUGURAL NATURE CHRONICLES PRIZE LONGLIST

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF THE FOLLOWING Nicola Pitchford  ‘A Parable of Arable Land’ | Paula Hillman ‘Anthem to My Hometown’ | Kerry Andrew  ‘The Story Fox’ | Joanna Pocock  ‘None of This Should Be Here’ | Nicola Healey ...
Prizegiving tickets are now available

Prizegiving tickets are now available

Join us at the Kendal Mountain Literature Festival on 17th November 2022 as we announce and celebrate the first winners of the prestigious Nature Chronicles Prize. Tickets for this free event are now available. Booking essential
The 2021/2022 Nature Chronicles Prize is now closed

The 2021/2022 Nature Chronicles Prize is now closed

The inaugural prize is now closed for entries and the judging begins. The longlist will be announced on 1st August 2022. The shortlist will follow on 1st September 2022. Thank you to all who have entered and we wish you every success.
The Nature Chronicles Prize is Open for Entries

The Nature Chronicles Prize is Open for Entries

As of 00:01 15th June 2021 you can submit your entry here PayPal (to pay your entry fee via Paypal) or here Stripe (to pay by card) We are excited to receive your entries and wish you the very best of luck.
Kendal Mountain Literature Festival Introduces our Prize

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival Introduces our Prize

The Nature Chronicles Prize is proud to be working alongside the Kendal Mountain Literature Festival and honoured to be introduced by them. In 2020, the Kendal Mountain Festival, now in its 41st year, reached a staggering 82 countries and its much-loved Literature...
Brush up on your Birdsong with Lucy Hodson

Brush up on your Birdsong with Lucy Hodson

Spring is here (albeit hiding from the cold!), but still the perfect time to learn about birdsong, free from the overwhelm to come, according to self-described nature nerd @Lucy_Lapwing. Lucy has recently launched a youtube series of ten-minute birdsong lessons,...
Saraband Books Teams up with the Trussell Trust for Christmas

Saraband Books Teams up with the Trussell Trust for Christmas

Judge Sara Hunt’s publishing company Saraband Books has teamed up with the Trussell Trust to support the vital work of food banks over the Christmas period. Literary gift givers can receive a wrapped non-fiction or fiction bundle or a voucher. Whichever option you...
Matthew Cobb Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Non-Fiction Prize

Matthew Cobb Shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Non-Fiction Prize

Nature Chronicles judge Matthew Cobb has been shortlisted for the prestigious Baillie Gifford Non-Fiction Prize for his book The Idea of the Brain. Matthew’s book is described by Baillie Gifford judges as a ‘most absorbing, rich and thrilling account’ which is...