Rooney, Alderton and Eliot shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year 2018posted on 08 Nov 2018
Books from writers including Man Booker-longlisted author Sally Rooney, former Sunday Times dating columnist Dolly Alderton and Penguin editor Henry Eliot have made the shortlist for the Waterstones Book of the Year 2018.
The eight-strong selection was arrived at after Waterstones booksellers were called on to nominate a title they find "truly outstanding". It comprises five works of non-fiction, two novels and one illustrated poetry book for children. Five of the eight books are published by independent publishers.