Allen Lane wins C4 Political Book Prize

<p><em>The Hugo Young Papers: Thirty Years of British Politics</em> has won the Channel 4 Political Book of the Year Award.<br /><br />The title was published by Allen Lane in November 2008, and is edited by Ion Trewin with forewords by Harold Evans and Alan Rusbridger. <br /><br />The other titles in the shortlist were:<em> A Political Suicide: The Conservatives&#39; Voyage into the Wilderness</em> by Norman Fowler (Politico&#39;s Publishing); <em>Cameron on Cameron: Conversations with Dylan Jones</em> by David Cameron &amp; Dylan Jones (Fourth Estate); <em>Prezza: My Story: Pulling No Punches</em> by John Prescott (Headline Review); <em>Speaking for Myself: The Autobiography</em> by Cherie Blair (Little, Brown).<br /><br /><br /></p>