Profile Books and Aitken Alexander have launched the Profile Aitken Alexander Non-Fiction Prize, awarded to the best debut trade non-fiction proposal from an academic.... Read more
The Times Literary Supplement has become the official media partner of The Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses.
Hisham Matar has won the first £20,000 Rathbones Folio Prize for his "profound and powerful" memoir The Return (Viking).
Crowdfunding publisher Unbound has launched a "major" new £5,000 short story prize in celebration of its fifth birthday.
Two titles from Headline have been shortlisted for the inaugural £10,000 Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize for novels that "best capture the spirit of adventure... Read more
This year’s winner of the Financial Times/Bodley Head essay prize, Ed Posnett, has secured two book deals with Viking America and the Bodley Head. Patrick... Read more
A self-published author will compete against books published by small and large presses for this year’s Polari First Book Prize. The longlist for the prize,... Read more
Debut author Sarah Hilary has scooped the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award for Someone Else’s Skin (Headline). Hilary was presented with... Read more
The National Literacy Trust (NLT) and Bloomsbury have teamed up to launch a poetry prize. The Poetry Prize 2015 is open to poems... Read more
Christopher Fowler and Pierre Lamaitre are among the winners of this year's Crime Writer's Association's (CWA) Dagger Awards, with Quercus taking home the most awards... Read more