Judges announced for BPA’s First Novel Award 2022

We are thrilled to announce that Rowan Lawton and Marina de Pass have been announced as next year’s agent judges for the Blue Pencil Agency’s First Novel Award 2022. They will be joined by author judge, Jo Bloom. Jo’s debut novel Ridley Road was recently adapted for television and broadcast on the BBC this Autumn.

The BPA First Novel Award is open to unrepresented and unpublished authors for a novel in any adult fiction genre. Submissions for the 2022 First Novel Award will open in January 2022.