A pig of a prize
In at the Deep End has been shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction! Whoever wins gets a pig named after their novel, and quite a lot of champagne. It’s a rollover year, so apparently it’ll be a particularly large pig this year.
Here is Helen Fielding in 2017 with her pig, Bridget Jones’s Baby:
And here is a photograph of James Naughtie holding my book.