The Prize is open to writers of any nationality, writing in English. Click on the author's icon below to find out more about them and their novels, shortlisted for the 2022 Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize:

Why not download a copy of the shortlist poster to show your support and share in your library, bookshop, or in your living room window?


The Foundation encourages readers to select the one that appeals to them most, then read, share and recommend. 

Download: 2022 Shortlist Poster, Portrait

A further six authors were longlisted for the award. You can see the full longlist here. Congratulations also to them on their fantastic novels.