2017 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize

The Center for Fiction First Novel Prize is awarded to the best debut fiction title published in a given year. Find the 2017 shortlist and longlist below; the winner will be announced in December!

As Lie Is to Grin Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781936787593
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Published: Catapult - October 10th, 2017

Shortlisted


Empire of Glass Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781632460554
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Published: Ig Publishing - June 20th, 2017

Shortlisted


Mikhail and Margarita Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781609453756
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Published: Europa Editions - March 14th, 2017

Shortlisted


Spaceman of Bohemia Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316273435
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Published: Little Brown and Company - March 7th, 2017

Shortlisted


What to Do about the Solomons Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802124579
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - April 4th, 2017

Shortlisted


The Second Mrs. Hockaday Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616205812
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 10th, 2017

Shortlisted


Tiger Pelt Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780997609004
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Published: Leaf Land - January 9th, 2017

Shortlisted


All That's Left to Tell Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250085559
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 14th, 2017

Longlisted


Everything Belongs to Us Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812998542
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Published: Random House - February 28th, 2017

Longlisted


Feast of Sorrow: A Novel of Ancient Rome Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781501145131
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Published: Touchstone Books - April 25th, 2017

Longlisted


Lincoln in the Bardo Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812995343
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Published: Random House - February 14th, 2017

Longlisted


The Lucky Ones Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399588655
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - March 7th, 2017

Longlisted


Marlena Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781627797641
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - April 4th, 2017

Longlisted


Motherest Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781455594443
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Published: Twelve - August 1st, 2017

Longlisted


Murder on the Red River Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781941026526
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - April 11th, 2017

Longlisted


My Absolute Darling Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211179
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 29th, 2017

Longlisted


Spoils Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316316163
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Published: Lee Boudreaux Books - April 18th, 2017

Longlisted


Temporary People Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781632061423
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Published: Restless Books - March 14th, 2017

Longlisted


Time's a Thief Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385541862
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Published: Doubleday Books - May 2nd, 2017

Longlisted


Who Is Rich? Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812997989
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Published: Random House - July 4th, 2017

Longlisted


Rabbit Cake Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781941040560
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Published: Tin House Books - March 7th, 2017

Longlisted


The World of Tomorrow Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316382199
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Published: Little Brown and Company - September 5th, 2017

Longlisted