Finalists have been unveiled for the 2018 Romantic Novelists' Association Awards, "featuring the best in romantic fiction from big publishers, small presses and self-published authors." The seven category winners will be announced March 5 in London, and go on to compete for the overall £5,000 (about $6,950) Goldsboro Books Romantic Novel of the Year Award. See the complete RoNA shortlist here.
A longlist has been announced for the £30,000 (about $41,685) Wellcome Book Prize, which honors a new work of fiction or nonfiction published in the U.K. with "a central theme that engages with some aspect of medicine, health or illness." A shortlist will be revealed on March 20, with the winner named April 30. The complete longlist can be found here.