Folio Prize set to recognise literary talent

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Folio Prize set to recognise literary talent

Tonight sees the second annual Folio Prize ceremony take place in London.

The literary award is said to be the first major English language book prize open to writers from around the world. 

Co-founder of the award, Andrew Kidd, explains more. 

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