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The Prizes

Pulitzer, Booker, Nobel, Orange, PEN-Faulkner, Booker International, Whitbread, Hugo, Edgar, Nebula, etc.

A place to discuss the merits and failures of the choices made for literary prizes and awards, as well as of the very idea of prizes.

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Llyfr y Flwyddyn - Wales Book of the Year 4bergs47, Thursday 8:54amignore
2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize 6bergs47, Thursday 5:02amignore
The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize 7bergs47, May 12ignore
French Prizes 19kidzdoc, May 6ignore
Best Translated Book Award 19kidzdoc, May 6ignore
The Wellcome Book Prize 7kidzdoc, May 1ignore
Stella Prize 17Soupdragon, May 1ignore
The Pulitzer 129kidzdoc, April 21ignore
The Women's Prize for Fiction 42kidzdoc, April 16ignore
The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 48kidzdoc, April 16ignore
2014 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Short List 5bergs47, April 15ignore
2014 Windham-Campbell Prizes 2bergs47, April 13ignore
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and Non-Fiction Shortlist 3bergs47, April 13ignore
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 9bergs47, April 13ignore
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards 2jennybhatt, April 2ignore
The Orwell Prize 18kidzdoc, March 26ignore
The Walter Scott prize for historical fiction 16bergs47, March 25ignore
Folio Prize 5kidzdoc, March 25ignore
The OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 15kidzdoc, March 25ignore
The Booker International Prize for Fiction 54lriley, March 24ignore
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction 7bergs47, March 24ignore
The PEN/Faulkner Award 36bergs47, March 24ignore
National Book Critics Circle Award 64kidzdoc, March 16ignore
Bookseller/Diagram Prize for Oddest Title of the Year 3bergs47, February 27ignore
DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2010 16kidzdoc, January 24ignore
Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 5bergs47, January 22ignore
Waterstones Book of the Year 6bergs47, December 2014ignore
Bad Sex in Fiction Award 37bergs47, December 2014ignore
The Whitbread/Costa 55bergs47, November 2014ignore
Dolman Travel Book of the Year 14bergs47, November 2014ignore
The National Book Award 105kidzdoc, November 2014ignore
Giller prize 2014 20bucketyell, November 2014ignore
Samuel Johnson Prize 43kidzdoc, November 2014ignore
The Dylan Thomas Prize 15kidzdoc, November 2014ignore
The Wellcome Trust Book Prize 19bergs47, November 2014ignore
Childrens and YA Prizes: Carnegie, Newbery, etc... 12bergs47, November 2014ignore
Writers' Trust Awards-Canada 23torontoc, November 2014ignore
William Hill Sports Book of the Year 3bergs47, November 2014ignore
The Goldsmiths Prize 3bergs47, October 2014ignore
2014 Booker Prize 3kidzdoc, October 2014ignore
Governor General's ( Canada) Prizes for Literature -2014 3bucketyell, October 2014ignore
2014 Nobel literature prize 16lriley, October 2014ignore
The Saltire Society Book Awards 7geocroc, October 2014ignore
Spear's Book Awards 1bergs47, September 2014ignore
Not The Booker Prize 6kidzdoc, September 2014ignore
The Royal Society Prizes for Science Books 51kidzdoc, September 2014ignore
Giller Prize 2013 15LucindaLibri, September 2014ignore
Guardian First Book Award 45geocroc, September 2014ignore
Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award 21bergs47, August 2014ignore
The Desmond Elliott Prize 15bergs47, August 2014ignore
The James Tait Black Memorial Prize 34geocroc, August 2014ignore
PEN/Pinter Prize 5bergs47, August 2014ignore
2010 Giller Prize (Canada) 32bergs47, August 2014ignore
Hurston/Wright Legacy Award 22rebeccanyc, June 2014ignore
IMPAC Dublin Literary Award winner 2014 1danieljayfriedman, June 2014ignore
Academy of British Cover Design (ABCD) Awards 2bergs47, March 2014ignore
Canada Reads 2014 1torontoc, March 2014ignore
The Miles Franklin Award 70merry10, January 2014ignore
Dingle Prize 2kidzdoc, December 2013ignore
Mystery, Crime & Thriller Awards 17geocroc, December 2013ignore
2014 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award long list 7Booktrovert, November 2013ignore
Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize goes to Colin McAdam 1VivienneR, November 2013ignore
Neustadt International Prize for Literature 18kidzdoc, November 2013ignore
2013 Booker Prize 15VivienneR, October 2013ignore
The Nobel 234lauralkeet, October 2013ignore
2013 Giller Prize 1torontoc, September 2013ignore
The Warwick Prize for Writing 3kidzdoc, September 2013ignore
Commonwealth Writers Prize 88avatiakh, August 2013ignore
2013 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 3lriley, June 2013ignore
Man Asian Literary Prize 14kidzdoc, March 2013ignore
Man Booker International Prize 2013 Finalists Announced 1bergs47, February 2013ignore
NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARDS 1bergs47, January 2013ignore
The Literature Prize 2skoobdo, December 2012ignore
Paddy Power And Total Politics Political Book Awards 1bergs47, December 2012ignore
Portico Prize for Literature 3geocroc, December 2012ignore
2012 Man Booker prize 6Jargoneer, October 2012ignore
Comparative Data on Awards 37buckjohnson, October 2012ignore
The American Book Awards 10Polaris-, September 2012ignore
Giller Prize 2012 3kidzdoc, September 2012ignore
2012 Hugo Awards 1goddesspt2, September 2012ignore
TS Eliot Poetry Award 6bergs47, August 2012ignore
US Poet Laureate 2kidzdoc, August 2012ignore
In the presence of a Nobel laureate 3amandameale, July 2012ignore
2012 International IMPAC Dublin AWARD 11judylou, June 2012ignore
PEN/Bellwether Prize 2kidzdoc, June 2012ignore
The 2012 Orange Prize 11mrstreme, June 2012ignore
2012 Camões Prize 1deebee1, May 2012ignore
2011 Nebula Awards 21morechapter, May 2012ignore
Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best British Science Fiction 41morechapter, May 2012ignore
Three Percent's Best Translated Book Award: 4avaland, May 2012ignore
John Burroughs Medal- Natural History Writing 2VisibleGhost, April 2012ignore
Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award 11morechapter, April 2012ignore
The Diagram Prize 2kidzdoc, March 2012ignore
Australian Indie Book Award 2012 4lkernagh, March 2012ignore
2012 IMPAC Dublin Prize 1amandameale, February 2012ignore
Governor's General Award 2011 (Canada) 2bucketyell, February 2012ignore
The 2011 Orange Prize 19mrstreme, December 2011ignore
2011 Man Booker Prize 29Cariola, November 2011ignore
2011 Giller Prize 29kiwidoc, November 2011ignore
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