Northern Promise Award, 2010
Clementine Hollister moved to the North East from Wales six years ago and currently lives in Newcastle upon Tyne with her partner. Clementine is a recent graduate of the English literature and creative writing undergraduate programme at Northumbria University. During her degree, Clementine was highly commended in the Bristol Short Story Prize (2009), a winner of the Academi Rhys Davies Prize (2009) and was a winner of a Northern Promise Award (2010). She will be included in an anthology of Academi Rhys Davies Prize Winners in the coming months. Clementine is developing a collection of short fiction and is working on her first novel.