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Sebastian Barry wins Costa book of the Year

The 2008 Costa Book of the Year Award was announced this evening (or afternoon for thoes of us on the left side of the Atlantic). The award and its £25,000 prize is given to one of the five catagory winners chosen by the judges. This years winner of the Book of the Year prize was […]

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Costa Book Category Awards

The winners of each category in the Costa Book Awards are: First Novel: Sadie Jones’ “The Outcast” – Also if you have not seen it before check out our Sadie Jones interview Novel: Sebastian Barry’s “The Secret Scripture” Biography: Diana Athill’s “Somewhere Towards the End” Poetry: Adam Foulds’ “The Broken Word” Children’s Book: Michelle Magorian’s […]

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