John Craxton: A Life of Gifts in running for major book awards

The long-awaited biography John Craxton: A Life of Gifts, written by Ian Collins and published by Yale University Press in 2021, has been warmly and widely reviewed and it is already in a second edition.

Now the beautifully presented book has been short-listed for the Biographers’ Club/Slightly Foxed First Biography Prize and long-listed for the Runciman Award.

A Greek version is coming soon and a Turkish edition will follow.