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Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2021

This year’s books for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year, in association with the Authors’ Club, were selected for their innovative and/or literary merit with content which is relevant, useful or inspiring to travellers. Watch the video below … Continue reading

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Shortlist announced for Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award 2021

Today, the Authors’ Club announces the shortlist for its annual Best First Novel Award.  ELLEN ALPSTEN, Tsarina (Bloomsbury) The judges commented: A compelling blend of fact and fiction that creates a memorable portrait of the rise of Catherine I of Russia in … Continue reading

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Longlist announced for Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award 2021

Today, the Authors’ Club announces the longlist for the annual Best First Novel Award. The longlisted books are as follows: Shahnaz Ahsan Hashim & Family (John Murray) Molly Aitken The Island Child (Canongate) Ellen Alpsten Tsarina (Bloomsbury Publishing)   Rosanna … Continue reading

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Stanfords Relaunches Dolman Travel Book Award

We are delighted to announce that Stanfords, the world’s largest travel bookshop, will relaunch the Dolman Travel Book Award and double the prize to £5,000. The renamed Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year, in association with the Authors’ Club, … Continue reading

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ART BOOK PRIZE 2014 SHORT LIST ANNOUNCED

14/12/14 The short list for the Art Book Prize 2014 has been announced by the judges Giles Waterfield, Mark Jones, Daniel Hermann, and Joanna Woodall. The shortlist was selected from an extraordinary long list of twenty titles covering a range … Continue reading

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THE ART BOOK PRIZE 2014 LONG LIST ANNOUNCED

The long list for the Art Book Prize 2014 has been announced. The long list of twenty titles selected from an extraordinary range and breadth of submissions on art and architecture was decided by the judges, Giles Waterfield, Mark Jones, … Continue reading

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A few spots are still available for Meike Ziervogel’s lunch at the Authors’ Club next Tuesday

Meike Ziervogel will discuss her latest novella, Clara’s Daughter (Salt Publishing). Michele is a successful businesswoman with a troubled private life. She has a high-powered job, a family, a husband, yet she is defined by a term of possession: she … Continue reading

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Dolman Best Travel Book of the Year: Shortlist

A shortlist of six travel books has been chosen for the final round of the Dolman prize,  which will be awarded on Tuesday 30th September 2014 for the best travel book published in Great Britain in 2013. (Books listed alphabetically … Continue reading

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Jack Wolf wins Best First Novel Award

Shortlisted authors (from left) Gavin Extence, Jack Wolf, Kevin Maher, Anthea Nicholson and Lucy Cruickshanks The Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award has been won by Jack Wolf for his astonishing debut The Tale of Raw Head and Bloody Bones. … Continue reading

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Authors’ Club Lunch with Christopher Fowler

Authors’ Club Lunch with  Christopher Fowler Tuesday 27 May, 12.30 for 1pm in the Lady Violet Room, National Liberal Club, 1 Whitehall Place, London SW1 ‘An award-winning novelist who would make a good serial killer’ – Time Out Christopher Fowler … Continue reading

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