Category Archives: Costa Book Awards

>Costa Book Awards Book of the Year Winner 2010

> The winner of the Costa Book Awards Book of the Year for 2010 is Jo Shapcott with her collection Of Mutability which was partly inspired by the author’s experience of breast cancer although she denies it’s autobiographical. Chair of … Continue reading

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>Costa Book Awards Category Winners 2010

> The category winners for the 2010 Costa Book Awards were announced overnight. To be eligible for the Costa Book Awards, the author must have been resident in the UK or Ireland for over six months of each of the … Continue reading

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>Costa Book Awards 2010 shortlist

> The shortlisted books for the 2010 Costa Book Awards has been announced. The Costa Book Awards is unique in having five categories: First Novel, Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children’s Book. It is also the only prize where children’s books … Continue reading

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>Costa Book Awards Book of the Year Winner

> Earlier this month the five Costa Book Awards Category Winners were announced. On the 26th of January the overall winner was announced in London. Poet Christopher Reid has won the 2009 Costa Book of the Year award for his … Continue reading

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>Costa Book Awards Category Winners

> The winners of the Costa Book Awards 2009 Novel, First Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children’s Book categories were announced in the UK overnight. The Costa Novel Award was won by Colm Tóibin for Brooklyn. “Poised, quiet and incrementally shattering … Continue reading

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>The Costa Book Awards shortlists 2009

>The Costa Book Awards (initially known as the Whitbread Literary Awards between 1971 and 2006) is one of the most prestigious British literary prizes for writers based in the UK and Ireland. There are 5 categories: First Novel, Novel, Biography, … Continue reading

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