Jonathan Cape: Where books break new ground

Jonathan Cape logo designed for the centenary in 2021

Jonathan Cape centenary colophon. Designed by Suzanne Dean and Rosie Palmer at Vintage.

At Jonathan Cape our publishing has been setting trends for a century. Our carefully curated list, respected and admired across the globe, ranges from commercial to literary fiction, pioneering graphic novels to award-winning poetry, and rich nonfiction spanning memoir, nature writing and ground-breaking ideas books. But regardless of form or genre, excellence is at the heart of all we publish.

Our diverse and international family of authors reflects our belief that great storytelling can come from anywhere. We are home to some of the world’s finest writers and thinkers, as well as the best young talent of a generation. Many of our books are prize-winners, and some are classics in the making. Because looking to the future is how we built the list we’re so proud of today.

    

The Graphic Short Story Prize

Jonathan Cape Graphic Short Story Prize 2020

Are you an aspiring graphic novelist? Do you have an original story to tell?

Jonathan Cape and Comica together with The Observer offer run a graphic short story prize each year, giving the winner the chance to see their work in print and win £1,000.

The 2020 prize has closed; check back later in 2021 for more details on this year's award. 

View the poster

Download the entry form

Publicity enquiries

Joe Pickering, Publicist at Vintage

Joe Pickering
Publicity Director (Jonathan Cape)
jpickering@penguinrandomhouse.co.uk
Tel: +44 (0)20 7840 8438
@Joethepublicist

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