Two for Bodley Head on Royal Society Science Book Prize shortlist

The six-strong shortlist for the £25,000 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize has been revealed, including two titles from PRH imprint The Bodley Head. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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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

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

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Six shortlisted as Royal Society kids' book prize returns

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

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PRH dominates Science Book Prize shortlist

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Putin's People shortlisted for Pushkin House Russian Book Prize

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