American author Akhil Sharma has won the 2016 International Dublin Literary Award for his "heart-wrenching" and "darkly funny" novel Family Life (Faber).
Man Booker winner Marlon James and Folio Prize-winner Akhil Sharma are joined by debut novelists Mary Costello and Scholastique Mukasonga on the shortlist for the... Read more
As the year comes to an end, we take a look back at the big stories in publishing in 2015. First up, January to March.... Read more
Penguin Random House has three titles shortlisted for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2016 which reflects “the variety and vigour” of South Asian... Read more
The Folio Prize will not run in March 2016 following the conclusion of its two-year title sponorship.
Faber saw a drop in turnover for the year ending March 2015, with a significant increase in its operating loss from the previous 12 months.... Read more
Faber & Faber is to bring forward the paperback publication of Akhil Sharma’s Family Life after the book won the Folio Prize for Fiction yesterday... Read more
Akhil Sharma’s Family Life (Faber) has finally gained the recognition it deserves by winning the Folio Prize, trade figures have told The Bookseller. Meanwhile, a... Read more
Akhil Sharma has won the 2015 Folio Prize for Fiction for his novel Family Life (Faber & Faber). The prize, now in its second year,... Read more
Akhil Sharma's second novel, Family Life, focuses on an immigrant family's experience of moving to the US – a subject close to home... Read more