The Crime Writers' Association

Nikki Dudley


Nikki’s psychological thriller, Ellipsis, was published by Sparkling Books in 2010. Her chapbook, exits/origins, was published by Knives Forks and Spoons Press in 2010 and her collection, Hope Alt Delete, was also published by them in 2017. One of Nikki’s poems was also featured in The Blackpool Illuminations 2016. She has a forthcoming collection with The Knives, Forks and Spoons Press (2020). Her novel, Volta, won the Virginia Prize 2020 and is forthcoming with Aurora Metro in 2021.

Other Awards

​-Novel, Volta, winner of the Virginia Prize 2020. Due to be published in 2021.
-Shortlisted in the London Writers’ Competition in 2003 for poetry.
-Won the Promis Prize for poetry in the London Writers’ Competition 2005.
-Novel, Ellipsis, shortlisted for the Ideastap Inspires programme in 2014.

Books by Nikki Dudley

  • Ellipsis


  • Volta