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Wellbeing & Leisure Collection: Award Winning Books

The Award Winning Book Collection includes a selection of books which have received literary awards in recent years, this collection forms part of the Wellbeing & Leisure Collection.

These award winning books have been selected from across numerous literary awards both National and International. Covering Fiction, Non-Fiction, Science, History, Poetry and other subjects.

Details of all the books and book awards can be found below.

Rosewater

Arthur C. Clarke Award 2019

The Five

Baillie Gifford Prize 2019

The litten path

Betty Trask Prize 2019

Becoming

British Book Awards Non-Fiction: Narrative Book of the Year 2019

Normal people

British Book Awards Fiction Book of the Year 2019

Our house

British Book Awards Fiction: Crime & Thriller Book of the Year 2019

Lullaby

British Book Awards Debut Book of the Year 2019

The volunteer

Costa Book Awards Overall Winner 2019

Middle England

Costa Novel Award Winner 2019

The Confessions of Frannie Langton

Costa First Novel Award Winner 2019

Flèche

Costa Poetry Award Winner 2019

Golden child

Desmond Elliott Award 2019

The Testaments

Booker Prize 2019

Girl, Woman, Other

Booker Prize 2019

In our mad and furious city

Dylan Thomas Prize 2019
Jhalak Prize 2019

Kumukanda

Dylan Thomas Prize 2018
Somerset Maugham Award 2018

The high places

Dylan Thomas Prize 2017

A certain idea of France: the life of Charles de Gaulle

Elizabeth Longford Award for Historical Biography 2019

Isabella of Castile : Europe's first great queen

Elizabeth Longford Award for Historical Biography 2018

If all the world and love were young

Felix Dennis Prize for the Best First Collection 2019

Rock, Bone, and Ruin

Fernando Gil Prize for Philosophy of Science 2019

Bad blood : secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley startup

Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2018

Vertigo & ghost

Forward Prize for Best Collection 2019

The Forward Book of Poetry 2018

Showcases a selection of the best contemporary poetry published in the British Isles over the last year

The Forward Book of Poetry 2019

Showcases a selection of the best contemporary poetry published in the British Isles over the last year.

The Forward Book of Poetry 2020

Showcases a selection of the best contemporary poetry published in the British Isles over the last year.

Ducks, Newburyport

The Goldsmiths Prize 2019

Remembering Shanghai

International Rubery Book Award 2019

The Bone Readers

Jhalak Prize 2017

Celestial bodies

Man Booker Prize 2019

Swan song

McKitterick Prize 2019

Poverty Safari

Orwell Prize 2018

The invention of Russia

Orwell Prize 2016

Milkman

Man Booker Prize 2018
Orwell Prize for Political Fiction 2019

Meet me at the museum

Paul Torday Memorial Prize 2019

The New Negro

Pulizer Prize Biography 2019

The overstory

Pulizer Prize Fiction 2019

Frederick Douglass: prophet of freedom

Pulitzer Prize History 2019

Be With

Pulizer Prize Verse 2019

The Perseverence

Rathbones Folio Prize 2019

Somerset Maugham Awards 2019

Ghosts of the tsunami

Rathbones Folio Prize 2018

Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain

Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2018

Invisible women

Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2019

Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2019

Testosterone rex: unmaking the myths of our gendered minds

Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize 2017

Working Verse in Victorian Scotland

Saltire Society Literary Awards 2019

Shrines of Upper Austria

Somerset Maugham Awards 2019

Kings of the Yukon

Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018

Portable Paradise

T.S. Eliot Prize 2019

The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse

Waterstones book of the year 2019

Murmur

Wellcome Book Prize 2019

An American marriage

Women's Prize for Fiction 2019

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