Winifred Holtby

Winifred Holtby (23 June 1898 - 29 September 1935) was an English novelist and journalist, best known for her novel South Riding about a Yorkshire community struggling with the Depression of the 1930s.

Read more about Winifred Holtby:  Life and Writings, Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize

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Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize
... In 1967, the Royal Society of Literature instituted the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize for the best regional novel of the year ... List of Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize award winners ...
Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize
... The Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize was presented from 1967 until 2003 by the Royal Society of Literature for the best regional novel of the year ... It is named after the novelist Winifred Holtby who was noted for her novels set in the rural scenes of her childhood ...