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04th November 2013
A reading group scheme based on the T S Eliot Prize, the UK’s top poetry award, has just been launched to coincide with theannouncement of the ten-strong shortlist on 23 October. Three poems ...
15th October 2013
New Zealand author Eleanor Catton has, at the age of 28, become the youngest ever winner of the 50,000 Man Booker Prize for her novel The Luminaries.
Eleanor Catton, 28, beat competition from ...
10th September 2013
The shortlist for this years Man Booker Prize has been announced.
The six titles selected are:
We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton,
Harvest by Jim ...
31st July 2013
The playwright Tom Stoppard has been awarded this year's PEN/Pinter Prize.
The 2,000 prize is awarded annually to a British writer or writer resident in Britain of outstanding literary ...
20th July 2013
The winner of the Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Fiction about Life and Love is WHERE’D YOU GO, BERNADETTE by Maria Semple, published by Weidenfeld Nicolson.
The other shortlisted ...