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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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The National Book Award 104kidzdoc, Wednesday 9:53pmignore
2014 Booker Prize 3kidzdoc, Tuesday 4:51pmignore
Governor General's ( Canada) Prizes for Literature -2014 3bucketyell, October 12ignore
2014 Nobel literature prize 16lriley, October 11ignore
Giller prize 2014 16bucketyell, October 6ignore
The Saltire Society Book Awards 7geocroc, October 5ignore
Writers' Trust Awards-Canada 22torontoc, October 1ignore
Spear's Book Awards 1bergs47, September 23ignore
Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 4bergs47, September 23ignore
Not The Booker Prize 6kidzdoc, September 22ignore
The Royal Society Prizes for Science Books 51kidzdoc, September 22ignore
Giller Prize 2013 15LucindaLibri, September 16ignore
Guardian First Book Award 45geocroc, September 6ignore
Samuel Johnson Prize 42kidzdoc, September 2ignore
Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award 21bergs47, August 29ignore
The Desmond Elliott Prize 15bergs47, August 29ignore
The James Tait Black Memorial Prize 34geocroc, August 23ignore
PEN/Pinter Prize 5bergs47, August 22ignore
2010 Giller Prize (Canada) 32bergs47, August 22ignore
Hurston/Wright Legacy Award 22rebeccanyc, June 15ignore
IMPAC Dublin Literary Award winner 2014 1danieljayfriedman, June 12ignore
The Women's Prize for Fiction 41kidzdoc, June 4ignore
The Orwell Prize 17Polaris-, May 31ignore
Llyfr y Flwyddyn - Wales Book of the Year 2bergs47, May 28ignore
The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize 6kidzdoc, May 23ignore
Best Translated Book Award 15kidzdoc, May 5ignore
The Wellcome Book Prize 5kidzdoc, May 5ignore
2014 Windham-Campbell Prizes 1danieljayfriedman, May 3ignore
Stella Prize 14alexdaw, April 30ignore
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction 6bergs47, April 29ignore
The Walter Scott prize for historical fiction 13bergs47, April 29ignore
The Pulitzer 126chrisharpe, April 15ignore
2014 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Short List 4rebeccanyc, April 11ignore
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and Non-Fiction Shortlist 2TooBusyReading, April 8ignore
The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 45kidzdoc, April 7ignore
National Book Critics Circle Award 61kidzdoc, March 17ignore
Academy of British Cover Design (ABCD) Awards 2bergs47, March 11ignore
Folio Prize 3geocroc, March 10ignore
The PEN/Faulkner Award 35TooBusyReading, March 9ignore
Canada Reads 2014 1torontoc, March 6ignore
The OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 11TooBusyReading, February 27ignore
Bookseller/Diagram Prize for Oddest Title of the Year 2bergs47, February 24ignore
The Miles Franklin Award 70merry10, January 30ignore
The Whitbread/Costa 54DawsonOakes, January 7ignore
Bad Sex in Fiction Award 35Booksloth, December 2013ignore
Dingle Prize 2kidzdoc, December 2013ignore
Waterstones Book of the Year 4TooBusyReading, December 2013ignore
Mystery, Crime & Thriller Awards 17geocroc, December 2013ignore
Dolman Travel Book of the Year 13geocroc, December 2013ignore
The Wellcome Trust Book Prize 17bergs47, November 2013ignore
Childrens and YA Prizes: Carnegie, Newbery, etc... 11bergs47, November 2013ignore
The Dylan Thomas Prize 13bergs47, November 2013ignore
2014 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award long list 7DawsonOakes, November 2013ignore
French Prizes 16bergs47, November 2013ignore
Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize goes to Colin McAdam 1VivienneR, November 2013ignore
The Goldsmiths Prize 2peterbrown, November 2013ignore
Neustadt International Prize for Literature 18kidzdoc, November 2013ignore
DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2010 13kidzdoc, October 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
2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize 4bergs47, May 2013ignore
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 8kidzdoc, April 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
Galaxy Prizes 3alexdaw, November 2011ignore
How to find prize winners in 'your books'? 4casebrad, November 2011ignore
V&A Illustration Awards 1geocroc, August 2011ignore
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