Mark Haddon

Mark Haddon’s first novel for adults was the prize-winning The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (2003), which was later adapted by Simon Stephens into a prize-winning play. His subsequent novels are A Spot of Bother (2006) and The Red House (2012). Mark has written for TV and radio and published a collection of poetry, The Talking Horse, the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Sea. His play, Polar Bears, was produced at the Donmar in 2010. His short story ‘The Gun’ was short listed for the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award and the O’Henry Prize. The Pier Falls, a collection of his short stories, will be published by Cape in May 2016.

Anthologies featuring Mark Haddon

The BBC National Short Story Award 2015

The BBC National Short Story Award with BookTrust celebrates its tenth year with a stellar line-up of authors including winner Jonathan Buckley and runner-up Mark Haddon.