#literary awards

2023 International Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

Honoring the finest works of translated fiction from around the world, the International Booker Prize has announced its 2023 shortlist.

Year-End Short Speculative Fiction Roundup: An Overview of Awards Eligibility Season

In late Fall, writers and literary magazines begin to post work that is eligible for awards. Here's a guide to that tradition.

24 of the Best Award-Winning Poetry Books

Explore the world of poetry and find your new favorite poet with this list of 24 of the best award-winning poetry books, including OBIT.

Environmental Kids Literature Awards from Around the World

Environmental Kids Literature is enjoying the spotlight with more great Book Awards dedicated to this growing sub-genre.

2021 National Book Awards Finalists

The 2021 National Book Awards finalists feature a wide range of new voices and familiar names.

2021 National Book Awards Longlists Announced

The National Book Foundation has announced the longlists for the 2021 National Book Awards on September 15–17.

Romance Novel Awards: Your In-Depth Guide

Whether you're looking for new books, these romance novel awards can be a great place to find your next best read.

2021 International Booker Prize Winner Announced

Honoring the finest works of translated fiction, the Booker International Prize has announced its 2021 winner, At Night All Blood Is Black.

Announcing the Winners of the 2021 Lambda Literary Awards

Winners of the 2021 Lambda Literary Awards include Kacen Callender, Jenn Shapland, and more in the ceremony celebrating 2020's LGBTQ books.

Meet the Winners of the 36th Annual Whiting Awards

Meet the winners of the 2021 Whiting Awards! Now in its 36th year, the prize recognizes early-career achievements of emerging writers.