Betty Trask Prize and Awards

Given by Society of Authors

160 Works 61,686 Livros 2,108 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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Todos, Award (120), Prize (40)
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ObraCategoriaAno
My Name Is Yip por Paddy Crewe
Award2023
A Very Nice Girl por Imogen Crimp
Award2023
Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies por Maddie Mortimer
Award2023
Mercia's Take por Daniel Wiles
Award2023
In. por Will McPhail
Prize2022
The Young Team por Graeme Armstrong
Award2021
The Mercies por Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Award2021
The Liar's Dictionary por Eley Williams
Award2021
The Last Good Man por Thomas McMullan
Prize2021
Hitch por Kathryn Hind
Prize2020
The Chameleon por Samuel Fisher
Award2019
The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock por Imogen Hermes Gowar
Award2019
The Watermelon Boys por Ruqaya Izzidien
Award2019
Sweet Fruit, Sour Land por Rebecca Ley
Award2019
The Water Cure por Sophie Mackintosh
Award2019
The Litten Path por James Clarke
Prize2019
The City Always Wins por Omar Robert Hamilton
Prize2018
Fallow por Daniel Shand
Prize2017
Butterfly Fish por Irenosen Okojie
Award2016
The Watchmaker of Filigree Street por Natasha Pulley
Award2016
Weathering por Lucy Wood
Award2016
Glass por Alex Christofi
Prize2016
Elizabeth Is Missing por Emma Healey
Award2015
Eat My Heart Out por Zoe Pilger
Award2015
Chop Chop por Simon Wroe
Award2015
The Spring of Kasper Meier por Ben Fergusson
Prize2015
We Need New Names por NoViolet Bulawayo
Award2014
Chaplin & Company: A Novel por Mave Fellowes
Award2014
Ostrich por Matt Greene
Award2014
O choque da queda por Nathan Filer
Prize2014
The Spider King's Daughter por Chibundu Onuzo
Award2013
The Innocents por Francesca Segal
Award2013
Care of Wooden Floors por Will Wiles
Award2013
The Land of Decoration por Grace McCleen
Prize2013
The Danger Game por Kalinda Ashton
Award2012
Scissors, Paper, Stone por Elizabeth Day
Award2012
My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece por Annabel Pitcher
Award2012
Hungry, the Stars and Everything por Emma Jane Unsworth
Award2012
Bed por David Whitehouse
Prize2012
Twenty-One Locks por Laura Barton
Award2011
Rupture por Simon Lelic
Award2011
Luke and Jon por Robert Williams
Award2011
Saraswati Park por Anjali Joseph
Prize2011
A Kind of Intimacy por Jenn Ashworth
Award2010
I Do Not Come to You By Chance por Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani
Award2010
After the Fire, a Still, Small Voice por Evie Wyld
Award2010
Black Mamba Boy por Nadifa Mohamed
Prize2010
The Rehearsal por Eleanor Catton
Award2009
The Wilderness por Samantha Harvey
Prize2009
The Exchange-Rate Between Love and Money por Thomas Leveritt
Award2008
God's Own Country por Ross Raisin
Award2008
The Floating Island por Anna Ralph
Award2008
London and the South-East por David Szalay
Prize2008
The Truth About These Strange Times por Adam Foulds
Award2007
The Long Dry por Cynan Jones
Award2007
You Can Live Forever por Julie Maxwell
Award2007
In Search of the Missing Eyelash por Karen Mcleod
Award2007
My Side of the Story por Will Davis
Prize2007
The Short Day Dying por Peter Hobbs
Award2006
The Killing Jar por Nicola Monaghan
Award2006
Utterly Monkey por Nick Laird
Prize2006
26a por Diana Evans
Award2005
Brass por Helen Walsh
Award2005
Eve Green por Susan Fletcher
Prize2005
The Afterglow por Anthony Cartwright
Award2004
The Sun Road por Hannah MacDonald
Award2004
The Last Song of Dusk por Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi
Award2004
Becoming Strangers por Louise Dean
Prize2004
Nightdancing por Elizabeth Garner
Award2003
Haweswater por Sarah Hall
Award2003
Gaveston por Stephanie Merritt
Award2003
Negative Space por Zoë Strachan
Award2003
Politics por Adam Thirlwell
Award2003
If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things por Jon McGregor
Prize2003
My Summer of Love por Helen Cross
Award2002
A Child's Book of True Crime por Chloe Hooper
Award2002
The Earthquake Bird por Susanna Jones
Award2002
Cold Water por Gwendoline Riley
Award2002
The World Unseen por Shamim Sarif
Award2002
The Dark Room por Rachel Seiffert
Award2002
The Impressionist por Hari Kunzru
Prize2002
Moth Smoke por Mohsin Hamid
Award2001
The Drink and Dream Teahouse por Justin Hill
Award2001
Take One Young Man por Vivien Kelly
Award2001
Musungu Jim por Patrick Neate
Award2001
After You'd Gone por Maggie O'Farrell
Award2001
White Teeth por Zadie Smith
Prize2001
By the Shore por Galaxy Craze
Award2000
Sunset Over Chocolate Mountains por Susan Elderkin
Award2000
The Requiem Shark por Nicholas Griffin
Award2000
The Hunter por Julia Leigh
Award2000
The Season Ticket por Jonathan Tulloch
Prize2000
In Beautiful Disguises por Rajeev Balasubramanyam
Award1999
Olympia por Dennis Bock
Award1999
In a Fishbone Church por Catherine Chidgey
Award1999
The Last King of Scotland por Giles Foden
Award1999
Tipping the Velvet por Sarah Waters
Award1999
Three Dollars por Elliot Perlman
Prize1999
The Cure for Death by Lightning por Gail Anderson-Dargatz
Award1998
Zigzag Street por Nick Earls
Award1998
Underground por Tobias Hill
Award1998
Eclipse of the Sun por Phil Whitaker
Award1998
Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard por Kiran Desai
Prize1998
Some Kind of Black por Diran Adebayo
Award1997
Theory of Mind por Sanjida O'Connell
Award1997
Beach Boy por Ardashir Vakil
Award1997
The Beach por Alex Garland
Prize1997
The Testimony of Taliesin Jones por Rhidian Brook
Award1996
The Luxury of Exile por Louis Buss
Award1996
Anita and Me por Meera Syal
Award1996
The Debt to Pleasure por John Lanchester
Prize1996
The Smell of Apples por Mark Behr
Award1995
Midnight Feast por Martina Evans
Award1995
40 Love por Madeleine Wickham
Award1995
Dependence Day por Robert Newman
Prize1995
The Game por Frances Liardet
Award1994
Season of the Rainbirds por Nadeem Aslam
Award1994
The Hole por Guy Burt
Award1994
Divorcing Jack por Colin Bateman
Prize1994
Mothers and Other Lovers por Joanna Briscoe
Award1993
Pig por Andrew Cowan
Award1993
You'll Never Be Here Again por Mark Blackaby
Prize1993
Under the Frog por Tibor Fischer
Award1992
Kissing Through a Pane of Glass por Peter Michael Rosenberg
Award1992
Never Mind por Edward St. Aubyn
Award1992
The Dreamstone por Liane Jones
Prize1992
Quite Contrary por Suzannah Dunn
Award1991
Honour Thy Father por Lesley Glaister
Award1991
Lives of the Saints por Nino Ricci
Award1991
Teaching Little Fang por Mark Swallow
Award1991
A Strange and Sublime Address por Amit Chaudhuri
Prize1991
The Wild Hunt por Elizabeth Chadwick
Award1990
The Vision of Elena Silves por Nicholas Shakespeare
Award1990
Ripley Bogle por Robert McLiam Wilson
Prize1990
Uncle Henry's Last Stand por Alasdair McKee
Award1989
Watercolour Sky por William Rivière
Award1989
The Life Game por Nigel Watts
Prize1989
Behind the Waterfall por Georgina Andrews
Award1988
Left of North por James Friel
Award1988
Burning Your Own por Glenn Patterson
Award1988
Small Tales of a Town por Susan Webster
Award1988
The General Interrupter por Alex Martin
Prize1988
A Case Of Knives por Candia McWilliam
Prize1988
Lost Time por Catherine Arnold
Award1987
Gestures por H. S. Bhabra
Award1987
Hard Luck por James Maw
Award1987
The Levels por Peter Benson
Prize1987
Family Myths and Legends por Patricia Ferguson
Award1986
Whore Banquets por Matthew Kneale
Award1986
The Prodigal Father por Kate Saunders
Award1986
Tongues of Flame por Tim Parks
Prize1986
A Very Private Enterprise por Elizabeth Ironside
Award1985
Instead of Eden por Alice Mitchell
Award1985
The Standing Hills por Caroline Stickland
Award1985
Legacy por Susan Kay
Prize1985
A Parish of Rich Women por James Buchan
Award1984
Playing Fields In Winter por Helen Harris
Award1984
Cold Showers por Clare Nonhebel
Award1984
Devil's Looking-glass por Simon Rees
Award1984
Winter Journey por Ronald Frame
Prize1984
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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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