Barcelona, October 9, 2020
The secretary of the Jury has communicated the list of the 10 finalist novels of the LXIX edition of the Planeta de Novela Prize, chosen from the 582 presented.
This year's Planeta Award will be held on Thursday October 15 at the Palau de la Música Catalana, from Barcelona, with an intimate ceremony and in a format necessarily different from the usual one.
The ten titles and authors (or their pseudonyms) of the works are:
From inside, by R. Ros (pseudonym)
Wandering Spirit, from The son of Alonso (pseudonym)
Domino effect, by Rosario Fernández Zúñiga
The last day of the war by Santiago Shelby (pseudonym)
Unfinished truths, by Hugo Portal
I need a hope by Benet Quintana
We will bear other names from Cotton flake (pseudonym)
The secret life of angels, from Neoland (pseudonym)
Friendship is a guru, by Alexandra Di Stefano Pironti
The Almenara case, by Jo March (pseudonym)
The Award Jury is made up of Jose Manuel Blecua, Fernando Delgado, Juan Eslava Galán, Pere Gimferrer, Carmen Posadas, Rosa Regàs Y Belén López, secretary with vote. The awarding of the Planeta Prize and the subsequent press conference can be followed in streaming on the web pages: www.premioplaneta.es, www.planetadelibros.com and www.casadellibro.com. Also live on the Twitter and Instagram accounts of @PremioPlaneta and @Planetadelibros from 7:00 p.m.