Preti Taneja's 'awe-inspiring' reimagining of King Lear wins Desmond Elliott prize

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Debut novel We That Are Young takes £10,000 award after early struggles to find a publisher Preti Taneja’s debut novel We That Are Young, a reimagining of King Lear set in contemporary India that was rejected by multiple major publishers as commercially unviable, has won the £10,000 Desmond Elliott prize. Judges for the award, which is named after the late literary agent and publisher and is inten
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