Orwell Prize for Political Writing, 2015: James Meek

Yoy may well have seen this reported already. As it is in this blog’s  headline you need not read much more but go straight to the Guardian’s page where it is reported in greater detail:  Guardian, Orwell prize

Simply, James Meek, a novelist, has won this year with Britain, Private Island.    published by Verso at £8.99

Thats it then, off to the bookshop!