Prizes and Awards

2022 Women's Prize for Fiction

Thursday, June 16, 2022.

Womens Prize for Fiction

The Women’s Prize Trust is a registered charity championing women writers around the world.  One of the ways that they empower and showcase women writers: the highly coveted Women's Prize for Fiction.

This week, the winner of this year's Prize was announced.  Explore the 2022 awards at Brilliant Books.

See the Winner

2022 International Booker Prize

Thursday, May 26, 2022.

The 2022 International Booker Prize

Prior to 2016, the Booker Prize was open only to UK authors, but the addition of the Booker International Prize now helps highlight the works of superb authors and translators from around the world.  The Booker International Prize is awarded annually for a single book, translated into English and published in the UK.  The £50,000 prize, awarded in May, is divided equally between the winning author and the English translator.  Explore this year's short- and long-lists at Brilliant Books.

The 2022 Winner

2022 Edgar Awards

Monday, May 2, 2022.

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 213th annThe Edgar Awards, presented by Mystery Writers of Americaiversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the nominees for the 2022 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2021.

This year's Edgar Award winners have been announced.  Check out the finalists below!

See Them All

2022 Dagger Longlists

CWA LogoTuesday, April 26, 2022.

If you're an avid reader of thrillers, crime stories, and mysteries, you're in luck!  The Crime Writers' Association has announced the longlists for the Dagger Awards!

Check out the lists for the most popular awards at Brilliant Books.  Plus, try to solve a  mystery of your own: which books will take the prizes?

Dagger Awards Nominees

2022 Hugo Award Finalists

Friday, April 8, 2022.

Book coversThe Hugo Awards, presented annually since 1955, are science fiction’s most prestigious award. The awards are voted on by members of the World Science Fiction Convention (“Worldcon”), which is also responsible for administering them.  Finalists are announced in the spring, and winners are announced at the World Science Fiction Convention in December.

Explore this year's finalists!

The 2022 Hugo Awards