For more than 50 years a bookseller at City Lights, San Francisco’s Paul Yamazaki is the National Book Foundation’s Literarian Award winner.
Ukraine’s ‘Chytomo’ opens a new award with support from Germany’s ministry of culture, Frankfurter Buchmesse, and the Börsenverein.
The Financial Times is joined this year by Schroders, with added support from Nikkei, in the £30,000 Business Book of the Year award.
Thirty writers, poets, and illustrators have been named in this year’s Society of Author awards program at Southwark Cathedral.
The 2023 ‘Firecracker Awards’ announced this month by CLMP include fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and literary magazines.
The CA$75,000 Weston International Award honors author Robert MacFarlane for career achievement in nonfiction.
The Biographers International Organization’s 2023 Plutarch Award goes to Jennifer Homans’ biography of modern ballet icon George Balanchine.
Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Book Award adds an ‘Editing of Arabic Manuscripts’ category as it opens a new round of submissions.
The Turkish Publishers Association honors a house fighting seven cases of effective bans on books considered ‘harmful to minors.’
The Egyptian composer and musician Omar Khairat, is probably the best known of the winners of the 17th edition of the award program.