TV and film rights for Jack Fairweather’s Costa-winning book, The Volunteer (W H Allen), have been bought by House Productions, the team behind "Brexit–The Uncivil War".... Read more
Jack Fairweather's The Volunteer (W H Allen) won the £30,000 Costa Book of the Year, the same week the world marked the 75th anniversary of Auschwitz's liberation.... Read more
Bart van Es' biography The Cut Out Girl (Fig Tree) has won the £30,000 Costa Book of the Year award.... Read more
The late Helen Dunmore has been awarded the Costa Book of the Year award posthumously for her "life affirming" tenth and final collection, Inside the Wave (Bloodaxe... Read more
Novelist Wendy Holden will chair the final judging panel to select the overall winner of the 2017 Costa Book of the Year.
The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge, published by Macmillan Children's Books, has been crowned the surprise winner of the £30,000 2015 Costa Book of the Year: the first... Read more
There has been an outpouring of support in the trade for Robert Harris's public call for a dedicated BBC TV books programme. The novelist dubbed... Read more
Helen Macdonald's H is for Hawk (Jonathan Cape), winner of last year's Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, has won the £30,000 Costa Book of... Read more