Stanfords doubles prize money for relaunched travel award

Stanfords is relaunching the Dolman Travel Book of the Year prize, doubling its prize money, and creating a new award for travel writing. From 2015, the renamed Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year award will carry a prize fund of £5,000. The revamped awards will also include the Edward Stanford Award for Outstanding Contribution to Travel Writing, and Stanfords said that in future years the awards will expand to include other areas of print and online travel writing. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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