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Book award lists 2019

Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction

Wellcome Book Prize for writing about health or medicine 

Women's Prize for Fiction longlist 


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Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine by Gail Honeyman

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Nightschool by Lee Child

The seven deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton


Rebus30 - Edinburgh Crime

Sherlock Holmes 125 Anniversary


Read by theme

10 x 10 Stories from Finland

Banned Books Week

Christmas crafts

Christmas cookery

Christmas movies

Family history guides

Found in translation book group titles

Read the film 2019

Read the film 2018

Staff favourite books of 2018

Staff favourite books of 2017

Valentine's Day - a fine romance

World War One


Book award lists 2018

Bloody Scotland - McIlvanney Prize for Scottish crime book of the year 

Costa shortlisted titles

International Dylan Thomas Prize for young writers

James Tait Black Prize for biography

James Tait Black Prize for fiction

Jhalak Prize for Book of the Year by a British writer of colour

Man Booker Golden Prize - celebrating 50 years

Man Booker International Prize

Orwell Prize for political writing

Rathbone's Folio Prize

Saltire Society Literary Awards

Specsavers National Book Awards

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year

Walter Scott Prize for historical fiction

Wellcome Book Prize for writing about health or medicine

Women's Prize for Fiction longlist


Book award lists 2017

Baileys Women's Prize for fiction longlist 

Costa shortlisted titles 2017

James Tait Black biography shortlist

James Tait Black fiction shortlist 

Man Booker International Prize

Man Booker Prize longlisted titles

Orwell Book Prize longlist - for political writing

Walter Scott Prize - for historical fiction

William Hill Sports Book of 2017

Wellcome Book Prize longlist (medicine theme)