Independent Bookshop of the Year regional shortlists revealed

A record year for submissions has led to the highest ever number of regional shortlisted entries in this year’s British Book Industry Awards Independent Bookshop of the Year category, sponsored by Gardners Books. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2016-02-26 00:00:00 UTC ]
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British Book Awards reveals shortlists for Independent Bookshop of the Year

The British Book Awards, or Nibbies, has revealed the regional shortlists for the 2019 Independent Bookshop of the Year, sponsored by Gardners Books. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Independent Bookshop of Year shortlists and winners revealed

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Regional Independent Bookshop of the Year Award winners announced

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Regional independent bookshop of the year winners crowned

Relative newcomers, shops reinvigorated by new owners and an institution still innovating in its 70th year are among the regional winners of this year’s British Book Industry Awards’ Independent Bookshop of the Year, sponsored by Gardners. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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British Book Awards 2020: Books of the Year shortlists revealed

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Record number of stores in the running for Independent Bookshop of the Year

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Plans for Independent Bookshop Week revealed

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Shortlists for inaugural Small Press of the Year award revealed

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FT/McKinsey reveal 'varied' shortlist for £30k Business Book of the Year

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Waterstones reveals 'richly diverse' Book of the Year shortlist

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