Sharing a story is a powerful way to connect with other readers. Listen to the authors shortlisted for the 2023 Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize speak about their commended books and their experience as writers, and download the discussion sheets to take to your book group. 

My Name is Yip by Paddy Crewe 

Download: My Name is Yip Discussion Sheet

Going Zero by Anthony McCarten

Download: Going Zero Discussion Sheet

Black Butterflies by Priscilla Morris

Download: Black Butterflies Discussion Sheet

The Half Life of Valery K by Natasha Pulley

Download: The Half Life of Valery K Discussion Sheet

No Country for Girls by Emma Styles

Download: No Country for Girls Discussion Sheet

Four Treasures of the Sky by Jenny Tinghui Zhang

Download: Four Treasures of the Sky Discussion Sheet

If you have any questions, or just want to let us know how your book club got on with any of these titles, we’d love to hear from you.