LA Times Book Prize2011

Given by Los Angeles Times

Outros Nomes: Los Angeles Times Book Prize (Inglês)
50 Works 70,280 Books 3,614 Reviews 4.0
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 10

Finalist 50

ObraCategoriaAno
Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned de John A. FarrellBiography2011
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention de Manning MarableBiography2011
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman de Robert K. MassieBiography2011
Reading My Father: A Memoir de Alexandra StyronBiography2011
My Long Trip Home: A Family Memoir de Mark WhitakerBiography2011
Thinking, Fast and Slow de Daniel KahnemanCurrent Interest2011
Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything de David BellosCurrent Interest2011
El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency de Ioan GrilloCurrent Interest2011
Pakistan: A Hard Country de Anatol LievenCurrent Interest2011
The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science, and Fear de Seth MnookinCurrent Interest2011
Luminarium de Alex ShakarFiction2011
Ghost Light de Joseph O'ConnorFiction2011
The Cat's Table de Michael OndaatjeFiction2011
The Buddha in the Attic de Julie OtsukaFiction2011
Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories de Edith PearlmanFiction2011
Shards: A Novel de Ismet PrcicFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2011
The Art of Fielding de Chad HarbachFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2011
Ten Thousand Saints de Eleanor HendersonFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2011
Leaving the Atocha Station de Ben LernerFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2011
The Arriviste de James WallensteinFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2011
Finder: Voice de Carla Speed McNeilGraphic Novel/Comics2011
I Will Bite You! and Other Stories de Joseph LambertGraphic Novel/Comics2011
Celluloid de Dave McKeanGraphic Novel/Comics2011
Congress of the Animals de Jim WoodringGraphic Novel/Comics2011
Garden de Yuichi YokoyamaGraphic Novel/Comics2011
Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America de Richard WhiteHistory2011
The Anatomy of a Moment: Thirty-Five Minutes in History and Imagination de Javier CercasHistory2011
1861: The Civil War Awakening de Adam GoodheartHistory2011
To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 de Adam HochschildHistory2011
Molotov's Magic Lantern: A Journey in Russian History de Rachel PolonskyHistory2011
11/22/63 de Stephen KingMystery/Thriller2011
Started Early, Took My Dog de Kate AtkinsonMystery/Thriller2011
Plugged de Eoin ColferMystery/Thriller2011
Snowdrops de A. D. MillerMystery/Thriller2011
The End of the Wasp Season de Denise MinaMystery/Thriller2011
Double Shadow: Poems de Carl PhillipsPoetry2011
Songs of Unreason de Jim HarrisonPoetry2011
Discipline de Dawn Lundy MartinPoetry2011
The Public Gardens: Poems and History de Linda NortonPoetry2011
Devotions (Phoenix Poets) de Bruce SmithPoetry2011
Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius de Sylvia NasarScience & Technology2011
A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea: The Race to Kill the BP Oil Gusher de Joel AchenbachScience & Technology2011
The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood de James GleickScience & Technology2011
Unnatural Selection: Choosing Boys Over Girls, and the Consequences of a World Full of Men de Mara HvistendahlScience & Technology2011
Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution de Holly TuckerScience & Technology2011
The Big Crunch de Pete HautmanYoung Adult Literature2011
Beauty Queens de Libba BrayYoung Adult Literature2011
A Monster Calls de Patrick NessYoung Adult Literature2011
Life: An Exploded Diagram de Mal PeetYoung Adult Literature2011
The Scorpio Races de Maggie StiefvaterYoung Adult Literature2011

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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