A biennial literary prize for underrepresented voices in nature writing

The next Nan Shepherd Prize will be in 2023.

Marchelle Farrell


Nina Mingya Powles

Small Bodies of Water

About the Prize
Find out more about the only literary prize for underrepresented voices in nature writing
The 2021 shortlist
All the shortlisted submissions for the 2021 prize: eight exceptional writers broadening the possibilities of nature writing
About Nan Shepherd
The author of The Living Mountain and inspiration for the prize
Nan Shepherd, author