After honoring its 2022 winners, the United Arab Emirates’ Sheikh Zayed Book Award issues a call for 2023 submissions.
Taking many in the British publishing community by surprise, Costa Book Awards is discontinuing its long-running program.
‘Enriching the local and Arab cultural and literary landscape,’ Dr. Ali Bin Tamim says, is a goal of the 1.5-million-dirham Kanz Al Jeel Award.
Writers from across the Arab world were celebrated for their “intellectual power” at the Sheikh Zayed Book Award’s 2022 ceremony in Abu Dhabi.
The ‘Book of the Year’ series of 14 content-related British Book Awards includes work from many familiar publishers.
The UK’s Folio Society, at 75, creates a new award program for illustrators and issues a call for submissions.
‘To introduce these authors to wider audiences,’ Dr. Ali Bin Tamim names the 16th Sheikh Zayed Book Award slate of winners.
The Branford Boase program annually awards a debut novel for children–and the winning author’s editor is honored, too.
The winners of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award will be honored in May at a ceremony parallel to the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair.
The ‘5 Under 35’ honorees from the National Book Foundation include two authors published by independent houses.