Betty Trask Prize and AwardsAward

Given by Society of Authors

120 Works 31,795 Livros 1,365 Críticas ½ 3.7

Endowed by a bequest from the late Betty Trask, a somewhat reclusive author of over thirty romance novels, this award is administered by the Society of Authors. Writers under 35 are eligible for a

mostrar mais first novel; unusually, it need not have been published. The terms of the bequest specified that the award was to recognize "a romantic novel or other novel of a traditional rather than experimental nature," though the judging panel seems to have interpreted these instructions liberally. Each year there is one Betty Trask Prize, worth £12,000 (or occasionally two, in case of tie), and several more Betty Trask Awards, worth £5,000 or £1,500. mostrar menos
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ObraAno
My Name Is Yip por Paddy Crewe
2023
A Very Nice Girl por Imogen Crimp
2023
Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies por Maddie Mortimer
2023
Mercia's Take por Daniel Wiles
2023
The Young Team por Graeme Armstrong
2021
The Mercies por Kiran Millwood Hargrave
2021
The Liar's Dictionary por Eley Williams
2021
The Chameleon por Samuel Fisher
2019
The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock por Imogen Hermes Gowar
2019
The Watermelon Boys por Ruqaya Izzidien
2019
Sweet Fruit, Sour Land por Rebecca Ley
2019
The Water Cure por Sophie Mackintosh
2019
Butterfly Fish por Irenosen Okojie
2016
The Watchmaker of Filigree Street por Natasha Pulley
2016
Weathering por Lucy Wood
2016
Elizabeth Is Missing por Emma Healey
2015
Eat My Heart Out por Zoe Pilger
2015
Chop Chop por Simon Wroe
2015
We Need New Names por NoViolet Bulawayo
2014
Chaplin & Company: A Novel por Mave Fellowes
2014
Ostrich por Matt Greene
2014
The Spider King's Daughter por Chibundu Onuzo
2013
The Innocents por Francesca Segal
2013
Care of Wooden Floors por Will Wiles
2013
The Danger Game por Kalinda Ashton
2012
Scissors, Paper, Stone por Elizabeth Day
2012
My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece por Annabel Pitcher
2012
Hungry, the Stars and Everything por Emma Jane Unsworth
2012
Twenty-One Locks por Laura Barton
2011
Rupture por Simon Lelic
2011
Luke and Jon por Robert Williams
2011
A Kind of Intimacy por Jenn Ashworth
2010
I Do Not Come to You By Chance por Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani
2010
After the Fire, a Still, Small Voice por Evie Wyld
2010
The Rehearsal por Eleanor Catton
2009
The Exchange-Rate Between Love and Money por Thomas Leveritt
2008
God's Own Country por Ross Raisin
2008
The Floating Island por Anna Ralph
2008
The Truth About These Strange Times por Adam Foulds
2007
The Long Dry por Cynan Jones
2007
You Can Live Forever por Julie Maxwell
2007
In Search of the Missing Eyelash por Karen Mcleod
2007
The Short Day Dying por Peter Hobbs
2006
The Killing Jar por Nicola Monaghan
2006
26a por Diana Evans
2005
Brass por Helen Walsh
2005
The Afterglow por Anthony Cartwright
2004
The Sun Road por Hannah MacDonald
2004
The Last Song of Dusk por Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi
2004
Nightdancing por Elizabeth Garner
2003
Haweswater por Sarah Hall
2003
Gaveston por Stephanie Merritt
2003
Negative Space por Zoë Strachan
2003
Politics por Adam Thirlwell
2003
My Summer of Love por Helen Cross
2002
A Child's Book of True Crime por Chloe Hooper
2002
The Earthquake Bird por Susanna Jones
2002
Cold Water por Gwendoline Riley
2002
The World Unseen por Shamim Sarif
2002
The Dark Room por Rachel Seiffert
2002
Moth Smoke por Mohsin Hamid
2001
The Drink and Dream Teahouse por Justin Hill
2001
Take One Young Man por Vivien Kelly
2001
Musungu Jim por Patrick Neate
2001
After You'd Gone por Maggie O'Farrell
2001
By the Shore por Galaxy Craze
2000
Sunset Over Chocolate Mountains por Susan Elderkin
2000
The Requiem Shark por Nicholas Griffin
2000
The Hunter por Julia Leigh
2000
In Beautiful Disguises por Rajeev Balasubramanyam
1999
Olympia por Dennis Bock
1999
In a Fishbone Church por Catherine Chidgey
1999
The Last King of Scotland por Giles Foden
1999
Tipping the Velvet por Sarah Waters
1999
The Cure for Death by Lightning por Gail Anderson-Dargatz
1998
Zigzag Street por Nick Earls
1998
Underground por Tobias Hill
1998
Eclipse of the Sun por Phil Whitaker
1998
Some Kind of Black por Diran Adebayo
1997
Theory of Mind por Sanjida O'Connell
1997
Beach Boy por Ardashir Vakil
1997
The Testimony of Taliesin Jones por Rhidian Brook
1996
The Luxury of Exile por Louis Buss
1996
Anita and Me por Meera Syal
1996
The Smell of Apples por Mark Behr
1995
Midnight Feast por Martina Evans
1995
40 Love por Madeleine Wickham
1995
The Game por Frances Liardet
1994
Season of the Rainbirds por Nadeem Aslam
1994
The Hole por Guy Burt
1994
Mothers and Other Lovers por Joanna Briscoe
1993
Pig por Andrew Cowan
1993
Under the Frog por Tibor Fischer
1992
Kissing Through a Pane of Glass por Peter Michael Rosenberg
1992
Never Mind por Edward St. Aubyn
1992
Quite Contrary por Suzannah Dunn
1991
Honour Thy Father por Lesley Glaister
1991
Lives of the Saints por Nino Ricci
1991
Teaching Little Fang por Mark Swallow
1991
The Wild Hunt por Elizabeth Chadwick
1990
The Vision of Elena Silves por Nicholas Shakespeare
1990
Uncle Henry's Last Stand por Alasdair McKee
1989
Watercolour Sky por William Rivière
1989
Behind the Waterfall por Georgina Andrews
1988
Left of North por James Friel
1988
Burning Your Own por Glenn Patterson
1988
Small Tales of a Town por Susan Webster
1988
Lost Time por Catherine Arnold
1987
Gestures por H. S. Bhabra
1987
Hard Luck por James Maw
1987
Family Myths and Legends por Patricia Ferguson
1986
Whore Banquets por Matthew Kneale
1986
The Prodigal Father por Kate Saunders
1986
A Very Private Enterprise por Elizabeth Ironside
1985
Instead of Eden por Alice Mitchell
1985
The Standing Hills por Caroline Stickland
1985
A Parish of Rich Women por James Buchan
1984
Playing Fields In Winter por Helen Harris
1984
Cold Showers por Clare Nonhebel
1984
Devil's Looking-glass por Simon Rees
1984
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Endowed by a bequest from the late Betty Trask, a somewhat reclusive author of over thirty romance novels, this award is administered by the Society of Authors. Writers under 35 are eligible for a first novel; unusually, it need not have been published. The terms of the bequest specified that the award was to recognize "a romantic novel or other novel of a traditional rather than experimental nature," though the judging panel seems to have interpreted these instructions liberally. Each year there is one Betty Trask Prize, worth £12,000 (or occasionally two, in case of tie), and several more Betty Trask Awards, worth £5,000 or £1,500.

(English, Member-written)
Endowed by a bequest from the late Betty Trask, a somewhat reclusive author of over thirty romance novels, this award is administered by the Society of Authors. Writers under 35 are eligible for a first novel; unusually, it need not have been published. The terms of the bequest specified that the award was to recognize "a romantic novel or other novel of a traditional rather than experimental nature," though the judging panel seems to have interpreted these instructions liberally. Each year there is one Betty Trask Prize, worth £12,000 (or occasionally two, in case of tie), and several more Betty Trask Awards, worth £5,000 or £1,500.

Please do not change prize to award or vice versa. (English, Member-written)

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