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 Booker International Prize for Fiction 57kidzdoc, May 16ignore
Sunday Times Short Story Award 2bergs47, May 5ignore
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 1bergs47, May 5ignore
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards 3bergs47, May 5ignore
Best Translated Book Award 25kidzdoc, May 5ignore
The Wellcome Book Prize 9kidzdoc, April 25ignore
National Book Critics Circle Award 66kidzdoc, April 21ignore
The Pulitzer 130kidzdoc, April 18ignore
2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize 8bergs47, April 13ignore
Guardian First Book Award 47kidzdoc, April 12ignore
International Dublin Literary Award 1kidzdoc, April 12ignore
2014 Windham-Campbell Prizes 3bergs47, April 5ignore
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 10bergs47, April 5ignore
2015 BMO Winterset Award 1Andrew_MC, April 4ignore
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 3kidzdoc, January 20ignore
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction 8bergs47, January 20ignore
Not The Booker Prize 8bergs47, December 2015ignore
Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 7bergs47, December 2015ignore
Childrens and YA Prizes: Carnegie, Newbery, etc... 15avatiakh, December 2015ignore
The National Book Award 107bergs47, December 2015ignore
William Hill Sports Book of the Year 5bergs47, December 2015ignore
Bad Sex in Fiction Award 40bergs47, December 2015ignore
Waterstones Book of the Year 8bergs47, December 2015ignore
Samuel Johnson Prize 44bergs47, December 2015ignore
Giller Prize 2015 8catarina1, November 2015ignore
The Whitbread/Costa 57cushlareads, November 2015ignore
Writers' Trust Awards-Canada 30torontoc, November 2015ignore
Dolman Travel Book of the Year 15bergs47, November 2015ignore
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction and Non-Fiction Shortlist 5bergs47, October 2015ignore
Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winners 1bergs47, October 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
The Royal Society Prizes for Science Books 52bergs47, August 2015ignore
The Desmond Elliott Prize 18rebeccanyc, August 2015ignore
Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award 22bergs47, August 2015ignore
The James Tait Black Memorial Prize 36bergs47, August 2015ignore
The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize 8Cait86, July 2015ignore
Stella Prize 18Cait86, July 2015ignore
The Orwell Prize 19Cait86, July 2015ignore
The Walter Scott prize for historical fiction 17Cait86, July 2015ignore
The OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 16Cait86, July 2015ignore
The PEN/Faulkner Award 37Cait86, July 2015ignore
Bookseller/Diagram Prize for Oddest Title of the Year 4Cait86, July 2015ignore
Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2kidzdoc, July 2015ignore
Shamus Award Finalists 1bergs47, July 2015ignore
Thriller Awards 1bergs47, July 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
Folio Prize 5kidzdoc, March 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
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

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