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Book awards: Herman Charles Bosman Prize

Book awards by cover

Works (36)

Eyes of the Sky by Rayda Jacobs1997
Kafka's Curse: A Novel by Achmat Dangor1998
My Voice is Under Control Now by Peter Horn2000
Shadow Bird by Willemien Le Roux2001
The Quiet Violence of Dreams by K. Sello Duiker2002
Terrestrial Things by Ingrid De Kok2003
Confessions of a Gambler by Rayda Jacobs2004
This Way I Salute You by Keorapetse Kgositsile2005
Going Home by Simao Kikamba2006
All We Have Left Unsaid by Maxine Case2007
Room 207 by Kgebetli Moele2007
After Tears by Niq MhlongoHonourable Mention, 2008
The Lady Missionary by Gail DendyHonourable Mention, 2008
Bodies Politic: A Novel by Michiel Heyns2009
Notes from the Dementia Ward by Finuala DowlingShortlist, 2009
A Veil of Footsteps: Memoir of a Nomadic Fictional Character by Breyten BreytenbachShortlist, 2009
Small moving parts by Sally-Ann Murray2010
Happiness is a four-letter word by Cynthia JeleShortlist, 2011
Men of the South by Zukiswa WannerShortlist, 2011
Young Blood by Sifiso Mzobe2011
Gallows Hill (Dr. Clare Hart) by Margie OrfordShortlist, 2012
Homemaking for the Down-at-Heart by Finuala DowlingShortlist, 2012
Lost Ground by Michiel Heyns2012
Groundwork by Rustum Kozain2013
Shadows by Novuyo Tshuma2014
Face-Off by Chris KarstenShortlist, 2015
Rachel's Blue by Zakes Mda2015
A Sportful Malice by Michiel HeynsShortlist, 2015
The fetch by Finuala Dowling2016
The Shadow of the Hummingbird by Athol FugardShortlist, 2016
I am Pandarus by Michiel HeynsShortlist, 2018
Being Kari by Qarnita LoxtonShortlist, 2018
The Life of Worm & other misconceptions by Ken Barris2018
The Hum of the Sun by Kirsten MillerShortlist, 2019
Soweto, under the apricot tree by Niq Mhlongo2019
Lucky Packet by Trevor Sacks2020

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