Award-winning books

It’s May and we are well into the Book Awards calendar. We’ve already had the shortlist for the Women’s Prize for Fiction, The Man Booker International Prize and the Wolfson History Prize, amongst many others. This month we will see the Orwell Prizes shortlist for political fiction and non-fiction, the Jhalak Prize winner, the winners… Continue reading Award-winning books

Costa Book Awards 2017 – Category Winners Announced!

The five Category Winners were announced on Tuesday 2nd January: 2017 Costa Book Awards winners: Novel: Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor (4th Estate) First novel: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (HarperCollins) Biography: In the Days of Rain by Rebecca Stott (4th Estate) Poetry: Inside the Wave by Helen Dunmore (Bloodaxe Books) Children’s… Continue reading Costa Book Awards 2017 – Category Winners Announced!

Costa Book Awards 2017 Shortlists

The 2017 shortlists for the categories of The Costa Book Awards have now been announced! The Costa Book Awards is one of the UK's most prestigious and popular literary prizes and recognises some of the most enjoyable books of the year, written by authors based in the UK and Ireland. Since their launch in 1971,… Continue reading Costa Book Awards 2017 Shortlists