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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 117bergs47, September 14ignore
Not The Booker Prize 11geocroc, August 7ignore
Laura Ingalls Wilder Award name change 1Cynfelyn, June 28ignore
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 9kidzdoc, June 16ignore
Folio Prize 9Crypto-Willobie, June 7ignore
Best Translated Book Award 30bergs47, June 1ignore
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 12bergs47, June 1ignore
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards 5bergs47, June 1ignore
The Man Booker International Prize 1kidzdoc, March 12ignore
2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize 11bergs47, February 23ignore
Stella Prize 21bergs47, February 19ignore
Dolman Travel Book of the Year 18bergs47, February 19ignore
TS Eliot Poetry Award 8bergs47, February 19ignore
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and Non-Fiction Shortlist 8bergs47, February 13ignore
The Wellcome Book Prize 14kidzdoc, February 8ignore
The Whitbread/Costa 61bergs47, January 24ignore
National Book Critics Circle Award 68bergs47, January 23ignore
Childrens and YA Prizes: Carnegie, Newbery, etc... 17bergs47, January 11ignore
Waterstones Book of the Year 10bergs47, January 11ignore
William Hill Sports Book of the Year 8bergs47, January 11ignore
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction 11bergs47, January 11ignore
Man Asian Literary Prize 15mtdewrock, January 5ignore
Bad Sex in Fiction Award 48Citizenjoyce, December 2017ignore
2017 Giller Prize 5torontoc, November 2017ignore
Writers' Trust Awards-Canada 33auntmarge64, November 2017ignore
Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2auntmarge64, November 2017ignore
Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 13bergs47, November 2017ignore
Nobel Prize in Literature 2017 10Jargoneer, October 2017ignore
2017 Man Booker Prize 4Crypto-Willobie, October 2017ignore
The Miles Franklin Award 72bergs47, September 2017ignore
Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award 1bergs47, September 2017ignore
Hugo Awards 2bergs47, September 2017ignore
Gordon Burn Prize 2017 1bergs47, August 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
The Royal Society Prizes for Science Books 55bergs47, August 2017ignore
British Book Award 1bergs47, May 2017ignore
2014 Windham-Campbell Prizes 4bergs47, May 2017ignore
International Dublin Literary Award 6jennybhatt, April 2017ignore
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 4jennybhatt, April 2017ignore
C. S. Lewis Honor Book or Notable Book 4gilroy, April 2017ignore
The Walter Scott prize for historical fiction 20bergs47, 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
The Pulitzer 130kidzdoc, April 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 Women's Prize for Fiction 43kidzdoc, 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
French Prizes 19kidzdoc, 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
The Goldsmiths Prize 3bergs47, October 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
Dingle Prize 2kidzdoc, 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
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