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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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Best Translated Book Award 31bergs47, Saturday 6:34amignore
Wolfson History Prize 1bergs47, April 16ignore
The Pulitzer 131bergs47, April 16ignore
International Dublin Literary Award 9Yells, April 11ignore
The Man Booker International Prize 2kidzdoc, April 9ignore
Hugo Awards 5bergs47, April 2ignore
The Walter Scott prize for historical fiction 21bergs47, April 2ignore
The Wellcome Book Prize 16bergs47, March 27ignore
National Book Critics Circle Award 73bergs47, March 27ignore
British Book Award 3bergs47, March 26ignore
TS Eliot Poetry Award 9bergs47, March 8ignore
2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize 12bergs47, March 8ignore
Stella Prize 22bergs47, March 8ignore
The Whitbread/Costa 63bergs47, January 30ignore
The Women's Prize for Fiction 45bergs47, January 23ignore
Prime Minister’s Literary awards 1bergs47, January 3ignore
Bad Sex in Fiction Award 55susanbooks, December 2018ignore
Gordon Burn Prize 2017 2bergs47, December 2018ignore
TIME The 10 Best Nonfiction Books of year 1bergs47, December 2018ignore
TIME The 10 Best Fiction Books of year 1bergs47, December 2018ignore
Waterstones Book of the Year 11bergs47, December 2018ignore
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction 12bergs47, December 2018ignore
Writers' Trust Awards-Canada 35Nickelini, November 2018ignore
William Hill Sports Book of the Year 9bergs47, November 2018ignore
The National Book Award 118bergs47, November 2018ignore
2018 Giller Prize Shortlist 2Yells, November 2018ignore
French Prizes 21Dilara86, November 2018ignore
Governor General's Literary Awards 3Yells, October 2018ignore
Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 15bergs47, October 2018ignore
Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 3bergs47, October 2018ignore
The Goldsmiths Prize 4bergs47, October 2018ignore
The Royal Society Prizes for Science Books 56bergs47, October 2018ignore
The Miles Franklin Award 73bergs47, October 2018ignore
Not The Booker Prize 11geocroc, August 2018ignore
Laura Ingalls Wilder Award name change 1Cynfelyn, June 2018ignore
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 9kidzdoc, June 2018ignore
Folio Prize 9Crypto-Willobie, June 2018ignore
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 12bergs47, June 2018ignore
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards 5bergs47, June 2018ignore
Dolman Travel Book of the Year 18bergs47, February 2018ignore
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and Non-Fiction Shortlist 8bergs47, February 2018ignore
Childrens and YA Prizes: Carnegie, Newbery, etc... 17bergs47, January 2018ignore
Man Asian Literary Prize 15mtdewrock, January 2018ignore
2017 Giller Prize 5torontoc, November 2017ignore
Nobel Prize in Literature 2017 10Jargoneer, October 2017ignore
2017 Man Booker Prize 4Crypto-Willobie, October 2017ignore
Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award 1bergs47, September 2017ignore
Kerry Group Novel of the Year Award 1bergs47, August 2017ignore
Thriller Awards 3bergs47, August 2017ignore
ARTHUR C. CLARKE AWARD 2Cait86, August 2017ignore
The Desmond Elliott Prize 21bergs47, August 2017ignore
The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize 10bergs47, August 2017ignore
The Orwell Prize 22bergs47, August 2017ignore
The PEN/Faulkner Award 39bergs47, August 2017ignore
The OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 20bergs47, August 2017ignore
Shamus Award Finalists 3bergs47, August 2017ignore
Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 6bergs47, August 2017ignore
The James Tait Black Memorial Prize 38bergs47, August 2017ignore
2014 Windham-Campbell Prizes 4bergs47, May 2017ignore
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 4jennybhatt, April 2017ignore
C. S. Lewis Honor Book or Notable Book 4gilroy, April 2017ignore
2016 BMO Winterset Award 1Andrew_MC, March 2017ignore
Indie Book Awards 1bergs47, March 2017ignore
The Booker International Prize for Fiction 59kidzdoc, March 2017ignore
Samuel Johnson Prize 47bergs47, January 2017ignore
Giller Prize 2016 3torontoc, November 2016ignore
2016 Man Booker Prize 10MarthaJeanne, October 2016ignore
Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 39artturnerjr, October 2016ignore
Mystery, Crime & Thriller Awards 18bergs47, October 2016ignore
Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winners 2bergs47, September 2016ignore
Queensland Literary Award 2016 1alexdaw, September 2016ignore
Bookseller/Diagram Prize for Oddest Title of the Year 6Jargoneer, July 2016ignore
Sunday Times Short Story Award 2bergs47, May 2016ignore
Guardian First Book Award 47kidzdoc, April 2016ignore
2015 BMO Winterset Award 1Andrew_MC, April 2016ignore
Giller Prize 2015 8catarina1, November 2015ignore
2015 Booker Prize 4TooBusyReading, October 2015ignore
Nobel Prize in Literature 2015 4Jargoneer, October 2015ignore
American Academy of Poetry Awards 2015 1markon, September 2015ignore
Spear's Book Awards 2bergs47, August 2015ignore
Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award 22bergs47, August 2015ignore
2014 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Short List 8bergs47, June 2015ignore
The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 49kidzdoc, May 2015ignore
Hurston/Wright Legacy Award 25rebeccanyc, May 2015ignore
Llyfr y Flwyddyn - Wales Book of the Year 4bergs47, May 2015ignore
DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2010 16kidzdoc, January 2015ignore
Giller prize 2014 20Yells, November 2014ignore
The Dylan Thomas Prize 15kidzdoc, November 2014ignore
The Wellcome Trust Book Prize 19bergs47, November 2014ignore
2014 Booker Prize 3kidzdoc, October 2014ignore
Governor General's ( Canada) Prizes for Literature -2014 3Yells, October 2014ignore
2014 Nobel literature prize 16lriley, October 2014ignore
The Saltire Society Book Awards 7geocroc, October 2014ignore
Giller Prize 2013 15LucindaLibri, September 2014ignore
PEN/Pinter Prize 5bergs47, August 2014ignore
2010 Giller Prize (Canada) 32bergs47, August 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
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