Colson Whitehead’s novel The Nickel Boys was announced the winner in the fiction category of the Kirkus Prize 2019 on October 24, 2019. Kirkus Reviews…View More Colson Whitehead’s “The Nickel Boys” wins Kirkus Prize 2019.
Leila Aboulela is on the Saltire Literary Awards 2019 shortlists announced on October 25, 2019, for her book Bird Summons. The Saltire Literary Awards were…View More Leila Aboulela on Saltire Literary Awards 2019 shortlists.
Najwa Bin Shatwan and Sawad Hussain have been announced as the winners of the ArabLit Story Prize 2019 for The Sharp Bend at Al-Bakur today…View More Najwa Bin Shatwan, Sawad Hussain are ArabLit Story Prize 2019 winners.
Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke have been announced as the winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature for 2018 and 2019 respectively today October 10,…View More Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel Prize for Literature for 2018, 2019.
UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay announced Tbilisi, Georgia as the UNESCO World Book Capital 2021 on October 7, 2019. The World Book Capital is the city…View More Tbilisi, Georgia is UNESCO World Book Capital 2021.
The World Book Capital 2019 theme and logo were launched at the opening ceremony of the Sharjah International Book Fair 2018 on October 31, 2018.…View More Sharjah International Book Fair 2018: World Book Capital 2019 theme and logo launched.
The Kuala Lumpur World Book Capital 2020 was presented to international delegates at the Malaysian pavilion at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2018 on October 11,…View More Frankfurt Book Fair 2018: Kuala Lumpur World Book Capital 2020. #FBF18
The “master of the contemporary short story” Alice Munro is the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature 2013. She is the 2009 winner of…View More Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize for Literature 2013