Guardian First Book Award

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Guardian First Book Award issued before 1999 as Guardian Fiction Prize or Guardian Fiction Award
http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/Guardian+Fiction+Prize
is awarded to new writing in fiction and näytä lisää non-fiction.

Established in 1965 as the Guardian Fiction Award by The Guardian newspaper, the prize is worth £10,000 to the winner. In 1965 the prize money was 200 guineas (£210) and was awarded to a work of fiction by British or Commonwealth writer and published in the UK. The shortlist is announced in November each year and the winner in December. The selection is made by a panel of critics and writers, chaired by the literary editor of the Guardian. This is the oldest and best-established of the awards sponsored by a newspaper. Sponsorship of a literary prize by one newspaper has a somewhat negative effect on publicity since other newspapers are less willing to publicize the winner. In 1999 the nature and title of the prize was altered to Guardian First Book Award, being no longer restricted to fiction. It is rewarded to the best new literary talent, whether working in the field of fiction or non-fiction and across all genres.
näytä vähemmän
Stages:
Kaikki, Winner (17), Shortlist (71), Longlist (47)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2015 (17), 2014 (12), 2013 (10), 2012 (11), 2011 (10), 2010 (10), 2009 (10), 2008 (8), 2007 (6), 2006 (5), 2005 (4), 2004 (6), 2003 (5), 2002 (5), 2001 (5), 2000 (5), 1999 (6)

Winner 17

Shortlist 71

TeosVuosi
Man V. Nature: Stories (tekijä: Diane Cook)2015
Physical (tekijä: Andrew McMillan)2015
The Fishermen (tekijä: Chigozie Obioma)2015
Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia (tekijä: Peter Pomerantsev)2015
Grief is the Thing with Feathers (tekijä: Max Porter)2015
The Shore (tekijä: Sara Taylor)2015
Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery (tekijä: Henry Marsh)2014
The Night Guest (tekijä: Fiona McFarlane)2014
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China (tekijä: Evan Osnos)2014
Things to Make and Break (tekijä: May-Lan Tan)2014
Me tarvitaan uudet nimet (tekijä: NoViolet Bulawayo)2013
Sex and the Citadel: Intimate Life in a Changing Arab World (tekijä: Shereen El Feki)2013
Burial Rites (tekijä: Hannah Kent)2013
Kiss Me First (tekijä: Lottie Moggach)2013
Kätkössä kauniin ikuisen : Mumbain slummien toivo ja toivottomuus (tekijä: Katherine Boo)2012
Pelin henki (tekijä: Chad Harbach)2012
Hiekkamyrsky : Libyan vallankumous ja Gaddafin tuho (tekijä: Lindsey Hilsum)2012
Tony Hogan Bought Me an Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma (tekijä: Kerry Hudson)2012
Pigeon English (tekijä: Stephen Kelman)2011
Down the Rabbit Hole (tekijä: Juan Pablo Villalobos)2011
The Collaborator (tekijä: Mirza Waheed)2011
The Submission (tekijä: Amy Waldman)2011
Boxer, Beetle (tekijä: Ned Beauman)2010
Your Presence Is Requested at Suvanto (tekijä: Maile Chapman)2010
Black Mamba Boy (tekijä: Nadifa Mohamed)2010
Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error (tekijä: Kathryn Schulz)2010
Harjoitukset (tekijä: Eleanor Catton)2009
The Wilderness (tekijä: Samantha Harvey)2009
The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet (tekijä: Reif Larsen)2009
A Swamp Full of Dollars: Pipelines and Paramilitaries at Nigeria's Oil Frontier (tekijä: Michael Peel)2009
A Case of Exploding Mangoes (tekijä: Mohammed Hanif)2008
Stalinin lapset : sodan ja rakkauden arvet (tekijä: Owen Matthews)2008
God's Own Country (tekijä: Ross Raisin)2008
A Fraction of the Whole (tekijä: Steve Toltz)2008
Kulta-aika (tekijä: Tahmima Anam)2007
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone (tekijä: Rajiv Chandrasekaran)2007
God's Architect: Pugin and the Building of Romantic Britain (tekijä: Rosemary Hill)2007
What Was Lost (tekijä: Catherine O'Flynn)2007
Harbor (tekijä: Lorraine Adams)2006
Poppy Shakespeare (tekijä: Clare Allan)2006
In the Country of Men (tekijä: Hisham Matar)2006
Everyman's Rules for Scientific Living (tekijä: Carrie Tiffany)2006
No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam (tekijä: Reza Aslan)2005
Sightseeing (tekijä: Rattawut Lapcharoensap)2005
Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found (tekijä: Suketu Mehta)2005
Natasha: And Other Stories (tekijä: David Bezmozgis)2004
Jonathan Strange & herra Norrell (tekijä: Susanna Clarke)2004
Ground Water (tekijä: Matthew Hollis)2004
High Tide: The Truth About Our Climate Crisis (tekijä: Mark Lynas)2004
The Places In Between (tekijä: Rory Stewart)2004
Brick Lane (tekijä: Monica Ali)2003
Into the Silent Land: Travels in Neuropsychology (tekijä: Paul Broks)2003
Stasiland: Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall (tekijä: Anna Funder)2003
Vernon God Little (tekijä: DBC Pierre)2003
Ei hunningolle tänään : afrikkalainen lapsuuteni (tekijä: Alexandra Fuller)2002
The Impressionist (tekijä: Hari Kunzru)2002
Mapping Mars: Science, Imagination, and the Birth of a World (tekijä: Oliver Morton)2002
The Only Good Thing Anyone Has Ever Done (tekijä: Sandra Newman)2002
Anthony Blunt: His Lives (tekijä: Miranda Carter)2001
Wittgenstein's Poker : The Story of a Ten-minute Argument Between Two Great Philosophers (tekijä: David Edmonds)2001
Carter peittoaa paholaisen (tekijä: Glen David Gold)2001
The Dark Room (tekijä: Rachel Seiffert)2001
House of Leaves (tekijä: Mark Z. Danielewski)2000
Huikean nerokas sydämeenkäypä merkkiteos (tekijä: Dave Eggers)2000
No logo : tähtäimessä brandivaltiaat : ei tilaa, ei vaihtoehtoja, ei töitä, ei logoa (tekijä: Naomi Klein)2000
Catfish and Mandala: A Two-Wheeled Voyage Through the Landscape and Memory of Vietnam (tekijä: Andrew X. Pham)2000
The Lighthouse Stevensons: The Extraordinary Story of the Building of the Scottish Lighthouses by the Ancestors of Robert Louis Stevenson (tekijä: Bella Bathurst)1999
Sininen päiväpeite : romaani (tekijä: Raj Kamal Jha)1999
Boxy an Star (tekijä: Daren King)1999
Ghostwritten (tekijä: David Mitchell)1999
No Place Like Home (tekijä: Gary Younge)1999

Longlist 47

TeosVuosi
Spill Simmer Falter Wither (tekijä: Sara Baume)2015
Man V. Nature: Stories (tekijä: Diane Cook)2015
Mrs Engels (tekijä: Gavin McCrea)2015
Physical (tekijä: Andrew McMillan)2015
The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream (tekijä: Katharine Norbury)2015
The Fishermen (tekijä: Chigozie Obioma)2015
Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia (tekijä: Peter Pomerantsev)2015
Grief is the Thing with Feathers (tekijä: Max Porter)2015
The Shore (tekijä: Sara Taylor)2015
The Wallcreeper (tekijä: Nell Zink)2015
The Iceberg (tekijä: Marion Coutts)2014
The Night Guest (tekijä: Fiona McFarlane)2014
After Me Comes the Flood (tekijä: Sarah Perry)2014
In the light of what we know (tekijä: Zia Haider Rahman)2014
American Interior: The quixotic journey of John Evans, his search for a lost tribe and how, fuelled by fantasy and (possibly) booze, he accidentally annexed a third of North America (tekijä: Gruff Rhys)2014
We are Not Ourselves (tekijä: Matthew Thomas)2014
Bricks & mortals: ten great buildings and the people they made (tekijä: Tom Wilkinson)2014
Ten Billion (tekijä: Stephen Emmott)2013
The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves (tekijä: Stephen Grosz)2013
The Hive (tekijä: Gill Hornby)2013
Money: The Unauthorized Biography (tekijä: Felix Martin)2013
The Society of Timid Souls: or, How To Be Brave (tekijä: Polly Morland)2013
Hiljaiset - introverttien manifesti (tekijä: Susan Cain)2012
The China Factory: Stories (tekijä: Mary Costello)2012
The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution (tekijä: Faramerz Dabhoiwala)2012
Absolution (tekijä: Patrick Flanery)2012
Pelt (tekijä: Sarah Jackson)2012
The Lifeboat (tekijä: Charlotte Rogan)2012
The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and the People Who Read Them (tekijä: Elif Batuman)2011
Sidereal (tekijä: Rachael Boast)2011
The Book of Lies (tekijä: Mary Horlock)2011
Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class (tekijä: Owen Jones)2011
Yösirkus (tekijä: Erin Morgenstern)2011
Things We Didn't See Coming (tekijä: Steven Amsterdam)2010
Mr. Chartwell (tekijä: Rebecca Hunt)2010
Curfewed Night (tekijä: Basharat Peer)2010
Bomber County: The Poetry of a Lost Pilot's War (tekijä: Daniel Swift)2010
The floating man (tekijä: Katharine Towers)2010
The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Mystic of the Atom (tekijä: Graham Farmelo)2009
The Secret Lives of Buildings: From the Ruins of the Parthenon to the Vegas Strip in Thirteen Stories (tekijä: Edward Hollis)2009
The Missing (tekijä: Sian Hughes)2009
Tyttö joka muuttui lasiksi (tekijä: Ali Shaw)2009
Direct Red: A Surgeon's View of Her Life-or-Death Profession (tekijä: Gabriel Weston)2009
Say You're One of Them (tekijä: Uwem Akpan)2008
Empires of the Indus: The Story of a River (tekijä: Alice Albinia)2008
Kotiinpaluu (tekijä: Sadie Jones)2008
The Boyhood of Burglar Bill (tekijä: Allan Ahlberg)2007

Kuvailut

Guardian First Book Award issued before 1999 as Guardian Fiction Prize or Guardian Fiction Award
http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/Guardian+Fiction+Prize
is awarded to new writing in fiction and non-fiction.

Established in 1965 as the Guardian Fiction Award by The Guardian newspaper, the prize is worth £10,000 to the winner. In 1965 the prize money was 200 guineas (£210) and was awarded to a work of fiction by British or Commonwealth writer and published in the UK. The shortlist is announced in November each year and the winner in December. The selection is made by a panel of critics and writers, chaired by the literary editor of the Guardian. This is the oldest and best-established of the awards sponsored by a newspaper. Sponsorship of a literary prize by one newspaper has a somewhat negative effect on publicity since other newspapers are less willing to publicize the winner. In 1999 the nature and title of the prize was altered to Guardian First Book Award, being no longer restricted to fiction. It is rewarded to the best new literary talent, whether working in the field of fiction or non-fiction and across all genres.
(English, Member-written)
Discontinued after 2015 (Russian, Member-written)

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