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Ten to treasure

So the shortlist is here. After weeks of reading more than 90 submissions, it’s a relief to announce this list to the world.... Read more

You bet

Together with chairman of judges, John Gaustad, this was the 26th time I have been involved with the William Hill Sports Book of... Read more

The new novel

The logo we chose for the Goldsmiths Prize [awarded on 12th November to Ali Smith's How to Be Both] is the line that... Read more

The luxury of literature

The New York Times recently ran an article questioning whether literature was still relevant in the digital age when computer scientists and code are the... Read more

Taylor wins the £25k T S Eliot Prize for 'blazing book of rage and light'

Joelle Taylor has won the 2021 T S Eliot Prize worth £25,000 for C+nto & Othered Poems (The Westbourne Press), described as “a blazing book of rage and light". ... Read more

Booker remains world's most visible literary prize, research shows

Nielsen has shared research about attitudes to literary prizes from almost 1,000 respondents showing the Booker Prize remains the most important overall while the domestic... Read more

Arsène Wenger scores two at Telegraph Sports Book Awards

Arsène Wenger has scooped two Telegraph Sports Book prizes, including Sports Book of the Year for his memoir My Life in Red and White (Weidenfeld & Nicolson). ... Read more

Lit in Colour launches Creative Student Prize

Lit in Colour is launching a new competition, the Creative Student Prize, to encourage young people to explore their relationship with reading.  ... Read more

Hazareesingh wins £40k Wolfson History Prize for 'remarkable' Haitian revolutionary book

Sudhir Hazareesingh has won the £40,000 Wolfson History Prize for Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture, with the award clinched for a second year... Read more

Darren Charlton | 'I was inspired to offer LGBTQ+ teenagers something my generation never had'

Darren Charlton answers our questions about his debut novel Wranglestone (Little Tiger), which is shortlisted for the YA Book Prize 2021. ... Read more

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