LA Times Book Prize2014

Given by Los Angeles Times

Outros Nomes: Los Angeles Times Book Prize (Inglês)
46 Works 45,586 Books 2,347 Reviews 4.1
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 46

ObraCategoriaAno
Napoleon: A Life de Andrew RobertsBiography2014
Updike de Adam BegleyBiography2014
Eugene O'Neill: A Life in Four Acts de Robert M. DowlingBiography2014
Isabella: The Warrior Queen de Kirstin DowneyBiography2014
Stalin: Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928 de Stephen KotkinBiography2014
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League de Jeff HobbsCurrent Interest2014
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End de Atul GawandeCurrent Interest2014
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption de Bryan StevensonCurrent Interest2014
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap de Matt TaibbiCurrent Interest2014
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free de Héctor TobarCurrent Interest2014
The Blazing World de Siri HustvedtFiction2014
The Emerald Light in the Air: Stories de Donald AntrimFiction2014
Silence Once Begun de Jesse BallFiction2014
Dept. of Speculation de Jenny OffillFiction2014
Boy, Snow, Bird de Helen OyeyemiFiction2014
Faces in the Crowd de Valeria LuiselliFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
Man V. Nature: Stories de Diane CookFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
Wolf in White Van de John DarnielleFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing de Eimear McBrideFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
The Heaven of Animals: Stories de David James PoissantFirst fiction (Art Seidenbaum Award)2014
The Love Bunglers de Jaime HernandezGraphic Novel/Comics2014
The Deluge: The Great War, America and the Remaking of the Global Order, 1916-1931 de Adam ToozeHistory2014
The Victorian City: Everyday Life in Dickens' London de Judith FlandersHistory2014
Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War de Mark HarrisHistory2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution de Walter IsaacsonHistory2014
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp de Lawrence WrightHistory2014
Dry Bones in the Valley de Tom BoumanMystery/Thriller2014
The Painter de Peter HellerMystery/Thriller2014
After I'm Gone de Laura LippmanMystery/Thriller2014
Sins of Our Fathers de Shawn Lawrence OttoMystery/Thriller2014
The Girl with a Clock for a Heart de Peter SwansonMystery/Thriller2014
Citizen: An American Lyric de Claudia RankinePoetry2014
Peace de Gillian ConolyPoetry2014
Blood Lyrics: Poems de Katie FordPoetry2014
In defense of nothing: selected poems, 1987-2011 de Peter GizziPoetry2014
The Feel Trio de Fred MotenPoetry2014
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History de Elizabeth KolbertScience & Technology2014
Cosmigraphics de Michael BensonScience & Technology2014
Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues de Martin J. BlaserScience & Technology2014
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate de Naomi KleinScience & Technology2014
Dataclysm: Who We Are* *When We Think No One's Looking de Christian RudderScience & Technology2014
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia de Candace FlemingYoung Adult Literature2014
Eyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines de Paul FleischmanYoung Adult Literature2014
The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim de E. K. JohnstonYoung Adult Literature2014
Grasshopper Jungle de Andrew SmithYoung Adult Literature2014
Brown Girl Dreaming de Jacqueline WoodsonYoung Adult Literature2014

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(7,349) 21st century(3,916) American(6,240) American history(8,782) American literature(5,313) audiobook(6,017) autobiography(3,693) biography(30,774) coming of age(5,444) contemporary(4,409) contemporary fiction(4,360) crime(6,169) ebook(8,371) England(4,196) family(8,345) fantasy(9,838) fiction(128,781) friendship(3,845) goodreads(4,989) historical fiction(12,101) history(45,033) humor(3,865) India(4,572) Kindle(7,961) library(4,128) literary fiction(3,687) literature(10,833) magical realism(3,951) memoir(10,940) mystery(15,792) non-fiction(57,167) novel(18,683) own(7,232) poetry(9,904) politics(8,354) psychology(5,428) read(19,276) religion(4,783) romance(3,876) science(16,627) science fiction(6,408) short stories(7,610) thriller(3,995) to-read(125,339) unread(8,396) usa(7,897) war(5,469) wwii(8,807) ya(8,754) young adult(11,152)

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