The Booker Prize Foundation reveals a Nielsen study’s data on consumers of translated fiction in the United Kingdom.
Rights Roundup: Packing for London Book Fair
Today’s pre-London Book Fair Rights Roundup features work from the States, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Turkey, Spain, and Australia.
Emirates Publishers Association at London Book Fair: Seven Presses Ready for Rights Meetings
The Emirates Publishers Association’s member presses have had ‘hundreds of works translated into 27 languages,’ says Rashid Al Kous. (Sponsored)
Scotland’s Highland Book Prize Names Its Shortlist
With a £2,000 purse for the winner, four shortlistees are named by the regionally specific Highland Book Prize.
In the States: National Book Foundation Names Its ‘5 Under 35’ Winners
The winners of the United States’ ‘5 Under 35’ honors are 34 or younger and are chosen by selectors for the National Book Foundation.
From Yale, the $1.4 Million Windham-Campbell Prizes’ 2023 Winners
The 11th edition of the Windham-Campbell Prizes features an increased grant of US$175,000 for each of eight recipients this year.
German Book Prize: 172 Titles Submitted for the 2023 Competition
The 2023 German Book Prize program has drawn submissions from 111 publishers based in Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.
In Wales, Swansea University’s Dylan Thomas Prize: The 2023 Shortlist
Work from Australia, Nigeria, the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, and Somalia is on the Dylan Thomas Prize 2023 shortlist.
The UK’s Rathbones Folio Prize, Looking for New Sponsor, Names Its 2023 Winners
The American critic and memoirist Margo Jefferson wins the 2023 Rathbones Folio Prize, which is looking for new sponsorship.
February’s China Bestsellers: A Crime Drama Knockout
Catapulted to the top of February’s list just weeks after its show’s premiere, ‘The Knockout’ smacks down ‘The Three-Body Problem.’