Mon, 06/04/2009 - 09:01
US President Barack Obama won the Tesco Biography of the Year at the 2009 Galaxy British Book Awards, which took place on 3rd April at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. His Dreams from My Father (Canongate) beat off competition from big sellers Paul O’Grady, Dawn French and Julie Walters.
But it was Kate Summerscale who...
Fri, 13/03/2009 - 06:41
Borders UK has launched a front of store promotion for the Galaxy British Book Awards across all its stores. The stores will showcase all the shortlisted titles and authors, across all categories. But the chain has also created a special bay which highlights a selection of favourite books, as chosen by all six shortlisted 'authors of the...
Tue, 10/03/2009 - 09:06
The shortlisted titles for the 2009 Galaxy British Book Awards have been announced, with Barack Obama in the running for two awards.
The new American president is up for Borders Author of the Year, for The Audacity of Hope, and for Tesco Biography of the Year with Dreams from My Father. Ian McEwan won Author of the Year...
Tue, 10/03/2009 - 06:09
Galaxy is giving away 1m books in an on-pack promotion running alongside its sponsorship of the upcoming Galaxy British Book Awards, reports Brand Republic.
The 'Irresistible Reads' promotion will offer consumers the chance to win one of 10 ‘best selling’ books by entering a unique on-pack code online, at...