The FT Business Book of the Year issues a 15-title longlist, with a six-title shortlist ahead and a winner to be named in December.
The Financial Times is joined this year by Schroders, with added support from Nikkei, in the £30,000 Business Book of the Year award.
A timely selection, Chris Williams’ ‘Chip War’ from Simon & Schuster wins the £30,000 FT Book of the Year Award in London.
The United Kingdom-based business book competition is in its 18th year. Its shortlist deals with economics, business, and politics.
Issue-driven nonfiction brings cultural and science topics into the business context in the 16th Business Book of the Year Award shortlist.
Sarah Frier’s ‘No Filter’ takes the £30,000 Business Book of the Year honor, in a strong shortlist from the FT and McKinsey & Company.
Eligible for books originally published in English or in translation, the FT-McKinsey program looks for work to ‘stand the test of time.’
Fifteen titles have made the cut for the 2015 longlist of the FT/McKinsey Business Book of the Year, last year won by Brad Stone’s ‘The Everything Store’.