Sara Wheeler to help judge Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards

Travel writers, adventurers, novelists and broadcasters join retailers and editors in the judging panels for the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2016-12-13 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Allen, Wheeler, Bottomley to judge Stanford Travel Writing Awards

Explorer Benedict Allen, author Sara Wheeler and Mr B's bookshop owner Nic Bottomley are among the judges for the 2018 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2017-12-21 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Paul Theroux wins top prize at Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards

Paul Theroux has received this year’s top prize at the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, winning the Outstanding Contribution to Travel Writing Award. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Edward Stanford award shortlists reveal 'broad scope' of travel writing

Forty-three titles have been shortlisted for the 2018 Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, which celebrate the "broad scope" of travel writing. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2018-01-11 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Edward Stanford Travel Writing shortlists unveiled

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-12-09 14:56:23 UTC ]
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Martin Edwards wins 2020 Diamond Dagger award for crime writing

Martin Edwards has won the 2020 Diamond Dagger award for writers of “sustained excellence making significant contributions to crime writing”. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Edward Stanford award shortlist reveals 'formidable line up'

Authors including Sharlene Teo (Ponti, Picador) Sayaka Murata (Convenience Store Woman, Granta) and Levison Wood (Arabia, Hodder) have been shortlisted for the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, recognising the best travel writing in the world. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-11 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Stanfords doubles prize money for relaunched travel award

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Stanfords to hold travel writing festival

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David Nicholls joins Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award 2020 judging panel

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Edward Platt discusses his travels through flooded Britain

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Edward Snowden’s profits from memoir must go to US government, judge rules

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[ The Guardian | 2019-12-20 13:20:57 UTC ]
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Judge Rules Edward Snowden Must Surrender Earnings From Memoir to U.S. Government

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[ Slate | 2019-12-18 11:37:41 UTC ]
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Photo Essay: Christy Awards 2019 and The Art of Writing Conference

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[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-11-12 05:00:00 UTC ]
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Bookseller judges announced for Costa Book Awards

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Stanfords to unveil treasure trove of travel history with new exhibition

Historical letters from Florence Nightingale and Captain Scott will go on display alongside antique travel books, maps and globes at Stanfords after a treasure trove of artefacts were found in the bookshop's former premises.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Sharratt to co-judge The Alligator’s Mouth Award as it returns for second year

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New Writing North and Morpugo's Farms for City Children awarded News Corp funding

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New Welsh Writing Awards 2019 longlist revealed

Fourteen writers have been longlisted by literary magazine New Welsh Review for this year’s New Welsh Writing Awards. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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