Royal Society Science Book Prize 2019 shortlist revealed

The Royal Society Science Book Prize shortlist for 2019 has been revealed with nominations for indies Icon, Bloomsbury and Atlantic.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-27 01:50:28 UTC ]
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Indies strong on Royal Society Science Book Prize shortlist

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Pang wins Royal Society Science Book Prize with 'instruction manual for humans'

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Anne Osbourn to chair Royal Society Science Book Prize

The judging panel has been announced for this year's Royal Society Science Book Prize, featuring professor Anne Osbourn as the chair of judges. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Caroline Criado Perez's gender data gap 'exposé' takes £25k Royal Society Science Book Prize

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Winton Prize for Science Books shortlist revealed

A “page-turning thriller” about the race to crack the genetic code, a portrayal of life in European Organization for Nuclear Research's (CERN) underground bunker and an exploration of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder are among the titles shortlisted for The Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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"Eye-opening" shortlist revealed for Royal Society prize

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Six shortlisted as Royal Society kids' book prize returns

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The L.A. Times announces its 2019 Book Prize finalists and a new award for science fiction.

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Tony Lothian Prize 2019 shortlist revealed

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Planetarium wins Royal Society’s Young People’s Book Prize

Astrophysicist Raman Prinja and artist Chris Wormell’s book Planetarium: Welcome to the Museum (Templar Publishing), about the wonders of space, has scooped the Royal Society’s Young People’s Book Prize. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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PRH dominates Science Book Prize shortlist

Penguin Random House has nearly a clean sweep of titles on the The Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize shortlist. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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