Prizes and Awards

2023 Lambda Literary Awards

Monday, March 20, 2023.

Lammy Awards

Explore the best of LGBTQ+ literature with the 35th annual Lambda Literary Awards.

Bestowed in 25 different categories, the Lammys recognize recent LGBTQ+ reads from memoirs to poetry, fiction, kids' books, and more!

Explore all of this year's finalists:

The 2023 Lammys

2023 International Booker Prize

Wednesday, March 15, 2023.

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 long-listed titles at Brilliant Books.

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2023 Edgar Award Nominees

Thursday, January 19, 2023.

The Edgar Awards, presented by Mystery Writers of AmericaMystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 214th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the nominees for the 2023 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2022.

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

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The National Outdoor Book Awards 2022

Monday, November 21st, 2022.

National Outdoor Book Awards

There is some amazing nature literature out there: books that sweep us away to beautiful landscapes — or help us prepare for our next outdoor adventure!

For 26 years, the National Outdoor Book Awards have recognized such titles.  Explore this year's honored books to step into outstanding natural stories, from a woman’s obsession with the kingfisher to a thriller set on the slopes of the world’s eighth highest peak, to a Viet Nam veteran’s fascination with grizzly bears.

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