This year's shortlists for the James Tait Black Prizes, Britain's longest-running book awards, have been announced.
Lucy Ellmann has won the James Tait Black Prize for Fiction with her epic stream of consciousness novel Ducks, Newburyport (Galley Beggar), while George Szirtes... Read more
A biography of war correspondent Marie Colvin by Lindsey Hilsum and Olivia Laing’s novel Crudo have won this year’s James Tait Black Prizes.... Read more
Craig Brown, who wrote a biography of HRH Princess Margaret, and short story writer Eley Williams are the winners of this year’s James Tait Black... Read more
Two titles published by Faber, one by James Shapiro and the other by Benjamin Markovits, have won the £10,000 James Tait Black Prizes for fiction... Read more
A “fascinating” range of books including four titles from Faber & Faber have been shortlisted for Britain’s “oldest literary awards” - the James Tait Black... Read more
Novelist Zia Haider Rahman and author, journalist and critic Richard Benson were last night (17th August) named the winners of the James Tait Black Prizes.... Read more