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George Saunders wins Folio prize

New literary award launches. But is the Folio Prize just a pre...

Culture House Daily 0 Comments Kate Maltby 11 March 2014 13:53 George Saunders wins the Folio Prize for his book Tenth Of December. Photo: Ian West/PA Wire The British Library isn't the first place I associate with contemporary ... Spectator, 1 month ago
Darkly Playful Literary Nuggets Suit Our Times New Indian Express, 1 month ago

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University of Manchester

Sci-fi novel in line for major award

It's in line for the sci-fi equivalent of the Man Booker Prize, but Phillip Mann's latest novel was nearly locked away forever. Now, more than 10 years after it was penned, the 71-year-old Wellingtonian's latest novel, The Disestablishment of ... weeks ago University welcomes Man Booker Prize winner  University of Manchester3 weeks ago Eleanor Catton 'incredibly impressed' by Lorde  ONE News3 weeks ago Prize Fights: A Roundup Of Rivalrous Literary Awards  Booktrade - Book2Book1 month ago

Would prefer selling 270 million books over winning Booker: Jeffrey Archer

NEW DELHI: Not winning too many awards does not bother bestselling British author Jeffrey Archer who says he would prefer selling 270 million books over having the Booker Prize. "I've been privileged to win two awards in France, but I confess none ...
 Economic Times1 month ago PTI - ARCHER - Would prefer selling 270 mn books over winning Booker: Archer  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Would prefer selling 270 mn books over winning Booker: Archer  Business Standard1 month ago

The Price of Popularity: Lower Ratings

In the two years after books win splashy awards such as the Man Booker Prize, their average ratings on decline by about a quarter-point on a 1-to-5 scale, whereas those that were runners-up maintain their high ratings, say Balázs ...
 Harvard Business Review2 weeks ago
Business 2 Community

Baltimore author Sheri Booker wins NAACP Image Award

Image Award for outstanding literary work by a debut author. Booker, a teacher at Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women and a graduate of both Notre Dame of Maryland University and
 Big News Network1 month ago NAACP Image Awards: Kevin Hart Named Entertainer of the Year, '12 Years' Best Pic  Variety1 month ago 45th NAACP Image Award Winners  NAACP1 month ago Winning Awards Can Work Against Your Business  Business 2 Community1 month ago

Tartt and Atwood vie for book award

Margaret Atwood, Donna Tartt and Booker winner Eleanor Catton are among the novelists longlisted for this year's Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction. The award, formerly the Orange prize, honours women writing in English. The 2014 nominees include ...
 BBC1 month ago Donna Tartt and Margaret Atwood vie for book award | 2014-03-09 09:06:15 AM  Nile International1 month ago Margaret Atwood A Life Shaped By Words  City Life Magazine1 month ago Margaret Atwood lands on longlist for Bailey fiction prizeMar 7, 2014 1:04 PM ET Margaret Atwood's 'Maddaddam' is one of two Canadian books on the longlist of the prestigious Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.  CBC1 month ago
Manila Bulletin

Literary prizes make books less popular, study finds

Research suggests that awards such as Booker draw bad reviews from mismatched readers Share this: Jane Gardam, Anne Carson and the six other authors shortlisted for the £40,000 Folio prize should brace themselves: new research has found that, ...
 Manila Bulletin1 month ago Win a prize, lose a review  Today Online1 month ago Book prizes may bring higher sales but negative reviews month ago

Acclaimed Writer Lydia Davis To Speak at Awards Ceremony

Celebrated short story author Lydia Davis, winner of the 2013 Man Booker International Prize , will speak at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on April 16 as part of the annual McKinney Writing Contest awards ceremony. The lecture, which is free ...
 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute1 week ago Lydia Davis' New Collection Has Stories Shorter Than This Headline  Oregon Public Broadcasting1 week ago Dana Goodyear: Lydia Davis's radical fiction.  New Yorker1 month ago

WWE News: The Rock Nominated For Another Award, CM Punk Removed From Video Package, More

Plus an update on the Smackdown pre and post show panel… - Josh Matthews, Booker T, Alex Riley, and the Big Show hosted the pre and post shows taped for Smackdown this week. [Credit:] - According to live reports, when they showed ...
 411mania.com1 month ago
Arts Journal

Finalists For Literature's Richest Prize Announced

Impac Literary Prize: Authors vie for lucrative award Five of the ten shortlisted books were translated into English from other languages The shortlist for the world's most lucrative book award, the Impac Dublin Literary Prize, pits debut Irish ...
 Arts Journal1 week ago Impac book prize reveals shortlist  BBC1 week ago Donal Ryan among writers shortlised for 2014 Impac Award  Irish Times1 week ago €15,000 Irish Novel of the Year shortlist announced  Irish Times4 weeks ago
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