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Ingenuity abounds in FutureBook Awards

The shortlistees for the annual FutureBook Awards have been revealed, demonstrating the trade’s ingenuity and flexibility in response to the pandemic. Read more

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

Richard Osman dominates shortlists at 2021 CrimeFest Awards

Richard Osman’s bestselling debut The Thursday Murder Club (Viking) has dominated this year’s CrimeFest shortlists with other nominations including Robert Galbraith, Ian Rankin and Lucy Foley. ... Read more

Sainsbury's and HarperImpulse honoured at RNA Awards

Sainsbury's and HarperImpulse are among the winners at the Romantic Novelists’ Association's (RNA) annual industry awards. Read more

Hisham Matar wins first Rathbones Folio Prize

Hisham Matar has won the first £20,000 Rathbones Folio Prize for his "profound and powerful" memoir The Return (Viking). Read more

Joanna Trollope to chair BBC Short Story award

Author Joanna Trollope is to chair the judging panel for the £15,000 BBC National Short Story Award with BookTrust. Read more

Carole Blake named agent of the year at RNAs

The late agent Carole Blake has been honoured with the Agent of the Year award at the Romantic Novelists' Association's (RNA) second industry awards.... Read more

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