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Norwegian author Per Petterson has won this year's IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, one of the world's richest book prizes. Petterson won the €100,000 prize for his novel Out Stealing Horses; the book's translator, Anne Born, ... Read More »

June 14, 2007 | Filed under: Awards


While announcing the shortlist for the annual U.K.-based Carnegie Medal for children's writing this week, the organizers also released a list of their top ten favorite titles of all time. According to an article in ... Read More »

April 20, 2007 | Filed under: Awards


Any time an author completes a manuscript, they have ample reason to celebrate. But yesterday, when Deafening author Frances Itani completed her newest work, Remembering the Bones, she should have poured herself two glasses of ... Read More »

February 21, 2007 | Filed under: Authors, Awards


The CBA honours the best of the past year in book publishing. (Photos by Rannie Turingan.) The Libris Awards await their winners. Libris host Bill Richardson has the crowd in his sway. Designer and now ... Read More »

June 11, 2006 | Filed under: Awards, Events