Tag: awards

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Man Booker Prize 2013: shortlist announced

September 13th, 2013 at 08:09

The shortlist for the 2013 Man Booker Prize has been announced.

Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists 2013

April 18th, 2013 at 10:04

Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists 2013 has been announced, a list which is only published once every ten years.

East Midlands Book Award shortlist announcement on 16 March

March 7th, 2013 at 10:03

The shortlist for the East Midlands Book Award 2013 will be announced at States of Independence on the 16th March at 3pm.

East Midlands Book Award

November 15th, 2012 at 12:11

The deadline for submissions into the East Midlands Book Award is 1st December 2012. An award of £1000 will be given to a writer of Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, or Poetry.

And the Nobel Prize in Literature 2012 goes to…

October 11th, 2012 at 11:10

The 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature has today been awarded to China's Mo Yan "who with hallucinatory realism merges folk tales, history and the contemporary".

Man Booker Prize 2011 longlist announced

July 28th, 2011 at 08:07

Yesterday saw the announcement of this year’s longlist for the Man Booker Prize.  If you missed it, here are the books that made it onto the list: Julian Barnes The Sense of an Ending (Jonathan Cape – Random House) Sebastian Barry On Canaan’s Side (Faber) Carol Birch Jamrach’s Menagerie (Canongate Books) Patrick deWitt The Sisters [...]

Longlist announced for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2011

March 10th, 2011 at 10:03

LONGLIST ANNOUNCED FOR THE INDEPENDENT FOREIGN FICTION PRIZE 2011 The longlist for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2011 has been announced today. The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize is awarded annually to the best work of contemporary fiction in translation. The Prize celebrates an exceptional work of fiction by a living author which has been translated [...]