Posted on 07/27/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The 2021 Booker Prize longlist has been released, and it includes Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winners alongside debut novelists. The...

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Posted on 07/14/2021 at 03:24 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The International Booker Prize has revealed its judges for 2022, and at least one of them has previous judging experience...

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Posted on 07/08/2021 at 02:29 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to author Susan Choi on winning the 2021 Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award! Its purse of £30,000 (over...

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Posted on 07/02/2021 at 02:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The nominees for the 2020 Shirley Jackson Awards have been announced. The prize was established in 2007 to honor the...

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Posted on 07/01/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Joy Williams has won the 2021 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Williams was announced as the winner yesterday...

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Posted on 06/29/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Locus Awards took place in a virtual ceremony over the weekend. The awards, which honor excellence in science fiction...

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Posted on 06/27/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s impressive enough to write a novel in real time, let alone four times, as Ali Smith did with her...

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Posted on 06/26/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We hope you’re sitting down for this surprising news: Hilary Mantel has won a historical-fiction prize. Specifically, she has received...

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Posted on 06/16/2021 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jason Reynolds has a new honor to add to an ever-growing list: Carnegie Medal winner. The award is the...

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Posted on 06/12/2021 at 08:11 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize! You can browse a complete list on the prize website, but...

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