Orchid & The Wasp by Caoilinn Hughes has won the Collyer Bristow Prize for best debut fiction.

The award was given on Thursday 4th October at a prize-giving ceremony at the Collyer Bristow Art Gallery, held under the auspices of The London Magazine.Matthew Scott, co-editor of The London Magazine, praised the novel's 'breadth of its imaginative vision' and 'boldness of the central consciousness which fully engages in a comical and convincing way with the confusing times in which we live.'

Congratulations to Caoilinn! 

Orchid & The Wasp wins Collyer Bristow Prize