LA Times Book Prize1997

Given by Los Angeles Times

Outros Nomes: Los Angeles Times Book Prize (Inglês)
34 Works 66,685 Livros 1,373 Críticas ½ 3.9
The Los Angeles Times has awarded a set of book prizes annually since 1980. Eligibility for the prizes requires a book to have its first United States publication between January 1 and December 31 of mostrar mais any given year. This American publication must be in English; however, English does not have to be the original language of the work. Authors may be of any nationality. They should be alive at the time of their book’s qualifying U.S. publication although eligibility is also extended to significant new translations of the work of deceased writers. Books by current employees of the Los Angeles Times, by current employees of Tribune Company or any of its other affiliates, by currently serving judges of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, or by immediate family members of these groups are not eligible. mostrar menos
Stages:
Todos, Winner (352), Finalist (1,601)
Categorias:
Anos:
Todos, 2023 (60), 2022 (55), 2021 (56), 2020 (28), 2019 (57), 2018 (51), 2017 (50), 2016 (54), 2015 (50), 2014 (46), 2013 (50), 2012 (48), 2011 (50), 2010 (50), 2009 (49), 2008 (45), 2007 (45), 2006 (44), 2005 (45), 2004 (45), 2003 (45), 2002 (45), 2001 (45), 2000 (45), 1999 (40), 1998 (40), 1997 (34), 1996 (53), 1995 (35), 1994 (34), 1993 (33), 1992 (30), 1991 (34), 1990 (18), 1989 (10), 1988 (9), 1987 (9), 1986 (10), 1985 (9), 1984 (9), 1983 (9), 1982 (9), 1981 (10), 1980 (8)
Announced:
2024-04-19: Winner2023 Brevemente
Fevereiro 21: Finalist2023 Recente

Winner 7

Finalist 34

ObraCategoriaAno
Whittaker Chambers: A Biography por Sam TanenhausBiography1997
Nazimova: A Biography por Gavin LambertBiography1997
Burning the Days: Recollection por James SalterBiography1997
Napoleon Bonaparte: A Life por Alan SchomBiography1997
Bogart por A.M. SperberBiography1997
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down por Anne FadimanCurrent Interest1997
The Rise and Fall of Gay Culture por Daniel HarrisCurrent Interest1997
Race, Crime, and the Law por Randall KennedyCurrent Interest1997
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster por Jon KrakauerCurrent Interest1997
Our Guys: The Glen Ridge Rape and the Secret Life of the Perfect Suburb por Bernard LefkowitzCurrent Interest1997
In the Rogue Blood por James Carlos BlakeFiction1997
Reading in the Dark por Seamus DeaneFiction1997
The Ordinary Seaman por Francisco GoldmanFiction1997
California's Over por Louis B. JonesFiction1997
The Reader por Bernhard SchlinkFiction1997
Don't Erase Me: Stories por Carolyn FerrellFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)1997
A Crime in the Neighborhood por Suzanne BerneFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)1997
Round Rock por Michelle HunevenFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)1997
A Child Out of Alcatraz por Tara IsonFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)1997
The God of Small Things por Arundhati RoyFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)1997
A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution 1891-1924 por Orlando FigesHistory1997
The Years of Persecution: Nazi Germany and the Jews, 1933-1939 por Saul FriedländerHistory1997
Sun Dancing por Geoffrey MoorhouseHistory1997
Echoes of a Native Land: Two Centuries of a Russian Village por Serge SchmemannHistory1997
Fat History: Bodies and Beauty in the Modern West por Peter N. StearnsHistory1997
Black Zodiac: Poems por Charles WrightPoetry1997
Resurrection Update: Collected Poems, 1975-1997 por James GalvinPoetry1997
An Octave above Thunder (Poets, Penguin) por Carol MuskePoetry1997
Natal Command (Phoenix Poets Series) por Peter SacksPoetry1997
How the Mind Works por Steven PinkerScience & Technology1997
The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes and Its Implications por David DeutschScience & Technology1997
Venus Revealed : A New Look Below the Clouds of our Mysterious Twin Planet por David Harry GrinspoonScience & Technology1997
Deadly Feasts: Tracking the Secrets of a Terrifying New Plague por Richard RhodesScience & Technology1997
The Trouble With Testosterone: And Other Essays On The Biology Of The Human Predicament por Robert M. SapolskyScience & Technology1997

Descrições

The Los Angeles Times has awarded a set of book prizes annually since 1980. Eligibility for the prizes requires a book to have its first United States publication between January 1 and December 31 of any given year. This American publication must be in English; however, English does not have to be the original language of the work. Authors may be of any nationality. They should be alive at the time of their book’s qualifying U.S. publication although eligibility is also extended to significant new translations of the work of deceased writers. Books by current employees of the Los Angeles Times, by current employees of Tribune Company or any of its other affiliates, by currently serving judges of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, or by immediate family members of these groups are not eligible. (English, Member-written)
This year’s Los Angeles Times Book Prizes honored outstanding literary achievement in nine categories: biography, current interest, fiction, first fiction, history, mystery/thriller, poetry, science and technology, and young adult fiction. Each winner receives a $1,000 cash award. (English, Member-written)

Etiquetas

20th century(7,295) 21st century(3,917) American(6,190) American history(8,674) American literature(5,314) audiobook(5,936) autobiography(3,673) biography(30,488) biology(3,662) coming of age(5,412) contemporary(4,347) contemporary fiction(4,381) crime(6,090) ebook(8,273) England(4,171) family(8,241) fantasy(9,727) fiction(128,314) friendship(3,862) goodreads(4,984) historical fiction(12,054) history(44,619) humor(3,868) India(4,625) Kindle(7,876) library(4,113) literature(10,786) magical realism(3,891) memoir(10,854) mystery(15,720) non-fiction(56,796) novel(18,603) own(7,206) poetry(10,025) politics(8,269) psychology(5,378) read(19,021) religion(4,780) romance(3,856) science(16,469) science fiction(6,292) short stories(7,533) thriller(3,894) to-read(123,535) unread(8,322) usa(7,796) war(5,431) wwii(8,740) ya(8,728) young adult(11,148)

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