As Frankfurter Buchmesse is readied for its opening, the German Book Prize spotlights a daring debut novelist as its 2022 laureate.
Shortlisted authors will learn only when the winner is announced on October 17 who has been selected the German Book Prize laureate.
Drawn from 233 books, the 2022 German Book Prize longlist highlights ‘both established authors and many lesser-known’ voices.
The top award in German-language fiction opens its 2022 competition with the appointment of seven new jurors and €25,000 for the winner.
Calling Antje Rávik Strubel’s book literature ‘that opposes injustice and violence,’ the German Book Prize 2021 jury honors ‘Blaue Frau.’
Said to demonstrate ‘an immense delight and expertise in storytelling,’ the German Book Prize shortlist will yield to a winner on October 18.
The longlist for the German Book Prize includes five authors’ debuts, and a focus on both ‘origin and history’ and contemporary concerns.
The German Book Prize announces a series of author readings running through October 1 and set in many parts of Germany.
The leading award in German-language fiction opens its 2021 competition with the appointment of seven new jurors and €25,000 for the winner.
The 2020 German Book Prize was awarded to Anne Weber for her ‘breathtaking’ and ‘epic’ biography of Anne Beaumanoir.