Jessie Childs shortlisted for the HWA Crown Awards 2023

We are thrilled to announce that Jessie Childs' book The Siege of Loyalty House has been shortlisted for the Historical Writer's Association Crown Awards for historical writing, fiction and non-fiction, 2023.

The judges described the book as, 'sumptuously thick in exquisite and meticulously researched detail, it allows the reader to see, hear, smell, and feel the Civil War era as never before. A sometimes gory, but always enjoyable and remarkable book'

The winner will be announced on the 22 November.

Read the full announcement on X here.