LA Times Book Prize2006

Given by Los Angeles Times

Outros Nomes: Los Angeles Times Book Prize (Inglês)
44 Works 59,228 Books 1,825 Reviews 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 mostrar mais 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. mostrar menos
Stages:
Todos, Winner (364), Finalist (1,601)
Categorias:
Years:
Todos, 2023 (61), 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:
Abril 19: Winner2023 Recente
Fevereiro 21: Finalist2023 Recente

Winner 9

Finalist 44

ObraCategoriaAno
Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination de Neal GablerBiography2006
The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher de Debby ApplegateBiography2006
The Librettist of Venice: The Remarkable Life of Lorenzo da Ponte Mozart's Poet, Casanova's Friend, and Italian Opera's de Rodney BoltBiography2006
Prisoners: A Muslim and a Jew Across the Middle East Divide de Jeffrey GoldbergBiography2006
The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million de Daniel MendelsohnBiography2006
Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance de Ian BurumaCurrent Interest2006
The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast de Douglas BrinkleyCurrent Interest2006
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone de Rajiv ChandrasekaranCurrent Interest2006
The Beautiful Fall: Lagerfeld, Saint Laurent, and Glorious Excess in 1970s Paris de Alicia DrakeCurrent Interest2006
Strange Piece of Paradise de Terri JentzCurrent Interest2006
A Woman in Jerusalem de A. B. YehoshuaFiction2006
Black Swan Green de David MitchellFiction2006
The Second Coming of Mavala Shikongo de Peter OrnerFiction2006
A Million Nightingales de Susan StraightFiction2006
Winter's Bone de Daniel WoodrellFiction2006
White Ghost Girls de Alice GreenwayFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2006
Whiteman de Tony D'SouzaFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2006
Skinner's Drift de Lisa FugardFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2006
Golden Country de Jennifer GilmoreFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2006
Mary de Janis Cooke NewmanFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2006
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 de Lawrence WrightHistory2006
At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68 de Taylor BranchHistory2006
The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West de Niall FergusonHistory2006
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War de Nathaniel PhilbrickHistory2006
The Colony: The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai de John TaymanHistory2006
Echo Park de Michael ConnellyMystery/Thriller2006
City of Tiny Lights de Patrick NeateMystery/Thriller2006
The Night Gardener de George PelecanosMystery/Thriller2006
The Winter of Frankie Machine de Don WinslowMystery/Thriller2006
Ooga-Booga: Poems de Frederick SeidelPoetry2006
Black Box de Erin BelieuPoetry2006
Logorrhea: Poems de Adrian LouisPoetry2006
Burning Wyclif de Thom SatterleePoetry2006
Darling Vulgarity (American Poets Continuum) de Michael WatersPoetry2006
In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind de Eric R. KandelScience & Technology2006
The First Scientific American: Benjamin Franklin and the Pursuit of Genius de Joyce ChaplinScience & Technology2006
The First Human: The Race to Discover Our Earliest Ancestors de Ann GibbonsScience & Technology2006
This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession de Daniel J. LevitinScience & Technology2006
The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth de Edward O. WilsonScience & Technology2006
Tyrell de Coe BoothYoung Adult Literature2006
The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume I: The Pox Party de M. T. AndersonYoung Adult Literature2006
An Abundance of Katherines de John GreenYoung Adult Literature2006
Just in Case de Meg RosoffYoung Adult Literature2006
The Rules of Survival de Nancy WerlinYoung Adult Literature2006

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(9,728) 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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