Sophie Cameron Nominated for Carnegie Medal 2019

6th November 2018

Sophie Cameron has been nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2019 for her novel, Out of the Blue. The prize is awarded annually by CILIP for an outstanding book written in English for children and young people.

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Laura Freeman Shortlisted for Young Writer of the Year Award 2018

6th November 2018

Laura Freeman has been shortlisted for the The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award

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The Way Past Winter by Kiran Millwood Hargrave shortlisted for Blackwells Book of the Year

2nd November 2018

Blackwell’s has revealed the shortlist for its Book of the Year 2018, featuring Kiran Millwood Hargrave’s The Way Past Winter as the winner of the children’s category.

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Lily Allen shortlisted for 2018 National Book Award

1st November 2018

Lily Allen’s striking autobiography, My Thoughts Exactly, has been shortlisted in the Autobiography & Biography category for the Specsavers National Book Awards 2018.

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Hannah Fry Shortlisted for Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2018

2nd October 2018

Hannah Fry’s Hello World has made the shortlist for the £30,000 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction, which celebrates the best in non-fiction writing.

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Sarah Jayne Blakemore Wins Royal Society Book Prize 2018

2nd October 2018

Sarah Jayne Blakemore has been awarded the 2018 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize for Inventing Ourselves: The Secret Life of the Teenage Brain, in a ceremony hosted by Professor Brian Cox.

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Olivia Laing Shortlisted for 2018 Goldsmiths Prize

27th September 2018

Olivia Laing’s Crudo has been shortlisted for the eminent Goldsmiths Prize, announced on the 26th September at Goldsmiths University in south London, accompanied by the New Statesman/Goldsmiths Prize Lecture, given by Elif Shafak.

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Nell Stevens Shortlisted for BBC National Short Story Award 2018

17th September 2018

Nell Stevens, author of Mrs Gaskell and Me, has been shortlisted for this year’s BBC National Short Story Award for her story, ‘The Minutes’, detailing the pretentious world of hapless art student activists as they protest the demolition of a South London tower block with art.

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Charles Cumming on Shortlist for McIlvanney Prize 2018

4th September 2018

Janklow & Nesbit client and previous winner, Charles Cumming, has made the shortlist for this year’s McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year, alongside authors Lin Anderson, Chris Brookmyre and Liam McIlvanney.

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Three Janklow and Nesbit Authors on Royal Society Science Book Prize 2018 Shortlist

2nd August 2018

An extraordinary three titles by Janklow & Nesbit UK clients have been shortlisted for the Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2018: Inventing Ourselves by Sarah Jayne Blakemore, The Unexpected Truth About Animals by Lucy Cooke and Hello World by Hannah Fry.

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