Thursday, 4 November 2021

British Book Awards - Book of the Year

2022 - You Are A Champion - Marcus Rashford

2021 – Shuggie Bain - Douglas Stuart

2020 – Queenie – Candice Carty-Williams

2019 – Normal People – Sally Rooney

2018 – Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine – Gail Honeyman

2017 – The Essex Serpent – Sarah Perry

2015–2016 – (no award)

2014 – The Miniaturist – Jessie Burton

2013 – The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Neil Gaiman

2012 – Fifty Shades of Grey – EL James

2011 – How to Be a Woman – Caitlin Moran

2010 – One Day – David Nicholls

2009 – The Suspicions of Mr Whicher – Kate Summerscale

2008 – On Chesil Beach – Ian McEwan 

2007 – The Dangerous Book for Boys – Con and Hal Iggulden 

2006 – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – J. K. Rowling 

2005 – The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown 

2004 – Eats, Shoots & Leaves – Lynne Truss 

2003 – Stupid White Men – Michael Moore 

2002 – Billy – Pamela Stephenson 

2001 – Man and Boy – Tony Parsons 

2000 – Managing My Life – Alex Ferguson

1999 – Birthday Letters – Ted Hughes 

1998 – Bridget Jones's Diary – Helen Fielding 

1996 – Delia Smith's Winter Collection – Delia Smith 

1995 – Writing Home – Alan Bennett 

1994 – Wild Swans – Jung Chang 

Wednesday, 3 November 2021

The Booker Prize Winner

The winner of the Booker Prize, 2021, has been announced:

Damon Galgut The Promise

Damon Galgut

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Booker Prize

Previously winners of the Booker Prize (formerly known as The Man Booker Prize)

PREVIOUS WINNERS

2021: The Promise by Damon Galgut

2020 - Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart

2019 - Tie:

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo

2018 - The Milkman by Anna Burns

2017 - Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

2016 - The Sellout by Paul Beatty

2015 - A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James

2014 - The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan

2013 -  The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

2012 - Bring up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel

2011 - The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

2010 - The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson

2009 - Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

2008 - The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

2007 - The Gathering by Anne Enright

2006 - The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai

2005 - The Sea by John Banville

2004 - The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst

2003 - Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre

2002 - Life of Pi by Yann Martel

2001 - True History of the Kelly Gang by Peter Carey

2000 - The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

1999 - Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee

1998 - Amsterdam by Ian McEwan

1997 - The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

1996 - Last Orders by Graham Swift

1995 - The Ghost Road by Pat Barker

1994 - How Late It Was, How Late by James Kelman

1993 - Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle

1992 - The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje

1991 - The Famished Road by Ben Okri

1990 - Possession by A.S. Byatt

1989 - The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

1988 - Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey

1987 - Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively

1986 - The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis

1985 - The Bone People by Keri Hulme

1984 - Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner

1983 - Life & Times of Michael K by J.M. Coetzee

1982 - Schindler’s Ark by Thomas Keneally

1981 - Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie

1980 - Rites of Passage by William Golding

1979 - Offshore by Penelope Fitzgerald

1978 - The Sea, The Sea by Iris Murdoch

1977 - Staying On by Paul Scott

1976 - Saville by David Storey

1975 - Heat and Dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

1974 - Tie: 

The Conservationist by Nadine Gordimer

Holiday by Stanley Middleton

1973 - The Siege of Krishnapur by J.G.Farrell

1972 - G. by John Berger

1971 - In a Free State by V.S.Naipaul

1970 - Troubles by J.G.Farrell

1969 - Something to Answer For by P.H. Newby