LA Times Book Prize2014

Given by Los Angeles Times

Muut nimet: Los Angeles Times Book Prize (englanti)
46 teosta 43,956 kirjaa 2,314 arvostelua 4.1
The Los Angeles Times has awarded a set of book prizes annually since 1980. Eligibility for the prizes requires a book to have its first United States publication between January 1 and December 31 of näytä lisää any given year. This American publication must be in English; however, English does not have to be the original language of the work. Authors may be of any nationality. They should be alive at the time of their book’s qualifying U.S. publication although eligibility is also extended to significant new translations of the work of deceased writers. Books by current employees of the Los Angeles Times, by current employees of Tribune Company or any of its other affiliates, by currently serving judges of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, or by immediate family members of these groups are not eligible. näytä vähemmän
Stages:
Kaikki, Winner (352), Finalist (1,601)
Luokat:
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2023 (60), 2022 (55), 2021 (56), 2020 (28), 2019 (57), 2018 (51), 2017 (50), 2016 (54), 2015 (50), 2014 (46), 2013 (50), 2012 (48), 2011 (50), 2010 (50), 2009 (49), 2008 (45), 2007 (45), 2006 (44), 2005 (45), 2004 (45), 2003 (45), 2002 (45), 2001 (45), 2000 (45), 1999 (40), 1998 (40), 1997 (34), 1996 (53), 1995 (35), 1994 (34), 1993 (33), 1992 (30), 1991 (34), 1990 (18), 1989 (10), 1988 (9), 1987 (9), 1986 (10), 1985 (9), 1984 (9), 1983 (9), 1982 (9), 1981 (10), 1980 (8)
Announced:
2024-04-19: Winner2023 Upcoming
helmikuu 21: Finalist2023 Viimeksi

Winner 10

Finalist 46

TeosKategoriaVuosi
Napoleon: A Life (tekijä: Andrew Roberts)Biography2014
Updike (tekijä: Adam Begley)Biography2014
Eugene O'Neill: A Life in Four Acts (tekijä: Robert M. Dowling)Biography2014
Isabella: The Warrior Queen (tekijä: Kirstin Downey)Biography2014
Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928 (tekijä: Stephen Kotkin)Biography2014
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League (tekijä: Jeff Hobbs)Current Interest2014
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End (tekijä: Atul Gawande)Current Interest2014
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption (tekijä: Bryan Stevenson)Current Interest2014
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap (tekijä: Matt Taibbi)Current Interest2014
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free (tekijä: Héctor Tobar)Current Interest2014
Säihkyvä maailma (tekijä: Siri Hustvedt)Fiction2014
The Emerald Light in the Air: Stories (tekijä: Donald Antrim)Fiction2014
Silence Once Begun (tekijä: Jesse Ball)Fiction2014
Dept. of Speculation (tekijä: Jenny Offill)Fiction2014
Boy, Snow, Bird (tekijä: Helen Oyeyemi)Fiction2014
Faces in the Crowd (tekijä: Valeria Luiselli)First fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
Man V. Nature: Stories (tekijä: Diane Cook)First fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
Wolf in White Van (tekijä: John Darnielle)First fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing (tekijä: Eimear McBride)First fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
The Heaven of Animals: Stories (tekijä: David James Poissant)First fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
The Love Bunglers (tekijä: Jaime Hernandez)Graphic Novel/Comics2014
The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916-1931 (tekijä: Adam Tooze)History2014
The Victorian City: Everyday Life in Dickens' London (tekijä: Judith Flanders)History2014
Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War (tekijä: Mark Harris)History2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution (tekijä: Walter Isaacson)History2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp (tekijä: Lawrence Wright)History2014
Dry Bones in the Valley (tekijä: Tom Bouman)Mystery/Thriller2014
The Painter (tekijä: Peter Heller)Mystery/Thriller2014
After I'm Gone (tekijä: Laura Lippman)Mystery/Thriller2014
Sins of Our Fathers (tekijä: Shawn Lawrence Otto)Mystery/Thriller2014
The Girl with a Clock for a Heart (tekijä: Peter Swanson)Mystery/Thriller2014
Citizen: An American Lyric (tekijä: Claudia Rankine)Poetry2014
Peace (tekijä: Gillian Conoly)Poetry2014
Blood Lyrics: Poems (tekijä: Katie Ford)Poetry2014
In defense of nothing: selected poems, 1987-2011 (tekijä: Peter Gizzi)Poetry2014
The Feel Trio (tekijä: Fred Moten)Poetry2014
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (tekijä: Elizabeth Kolbert)Science & Technology2014
Cosmigraphics (tekijä: Michael Benson)Science & Technology2014
Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues (tekijä: Martin J. Blaser)Science & Technology2014
Tämä muuttaa kaiken : kapitalismi vs ilmasto (tekijä: Naomi Klein)Science & Technology2014
Dataclysm: Who We Are* *When We Think No One's Looking (tekijä: Christian Rudder)Science & Technology2014
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia (tekijä: Candace Fleming)Young Adult Literature2014
Eyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines (tekijä: Paul Fleischman)Young Adult Literature2014
The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim (tekijä: E. K. Johnston)Young Adult Literature2014
Grasshopper Jungle (tekijä: Andrew Smith)Young Adult Literature2014
Brown Girl Dreaming (tekijä: Jacqueline Woodson)Young Adult Literature2014

Kuvailut

The Los Angeles Times has awarded a set of book prizes annually since 1980. Eligibility for the prizes requires a book to have its first United States publication between January 1 and December 31 of any given year. This American publication must be in English; however, English does not have to be the original language of the work. Authors may be of any nationality. They should be alive at the time of their book’s qualifying U.S. publication although eligibility is also extended to significant new translations of the work of deceased writers. Books by current employees of the Los Angeles Times, by current employees of Tribune Company or any of its other affiliates, by currently serving judges of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, or by immediate family members of these groups are not eligible. (English, Member-written)
This year’s Los Angeles Times Book Prizes honored outstanding literary achievement in nine categories: biography, current interest, fiction, first fiction, history, mystery/thriller, poetry, science and technology, and young adult fiction. Each winner receives a $1,000 cash award. (English, Member-written)

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