The Encore Award 1996


So I Am Glad

A.L. Kennedy

Jennifer M. Wilson has decided to become a voice. A professional enunciator, an announcer, a voice-over artist, she has retreated into a world of words. more


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Jane Rogers

The Encore Award 1996 for the best second novel of 1995 was awarded to A.L. Kennedy for So I Am Glad (Jonathan Cape). The prize of £7,500 was presented by Jane Rogers at a reception at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in May 1996.