Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction

Given by The Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-fiction Limited

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277 Works / 280 Items 214,032 Books 6,186 Reviews 4.1
The Samuel Johnson Prize (awarded 1999-2015) is one of the world's most prestigious awards for non-fiction writing. It was founded in 1999 following the demise of the NCR Book Award.

The name was vis mere changed in 2016 to the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-fiction, after a new sponsor, but still officially administered by the non-profit Samuel Johnson Prize Limited.

See also Wikipedia and Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-fiction shortlist and Samuel Johnson Prize Longlist vis mindre
Stages:
Alle, Winner (25), Shortlist (126), Longlist (129)
Years:
Alle, 2023 (14), 2022 (12), 2021 (13), 2020 (12), 2019 (12), 2018 (6), 2017 (12), 2016 (10), 2015 (12), 2014 (15), 2013 (17), 2012 (13), 2011 (17), 2010 (19), 2009 (19), 2008 (18), 2007 (6), 2006 (6), 2005 (6), 2004 (7), 2003 (6), 2002 (6), 2001 (6), 2000 (6), 1999 (7)
Announced:
november 2023: Winner2023 Nyeste
oktober 2023: Shortlist2023 Nyeste
september 2023: Longlist2023 Nyeste

Winner 25

VærkÅr
Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World af John Vaillant2023
Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne af Katherine Rundell2022
Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty af Patrick Radden Keefe2021
One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time af Craig Brown2020
The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper af Hallie Rubenhold2019
Chernobyl: The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe af Serhii Plokhy2018
How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS af David France2017
East West Street af Philippe Sands2016
NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity af Steve Silberman2015
H Is for Hawk af Helen Macdonald2014
The Pike af Lucy Hughes-Hallett2013
Into the silence af Wade Davis2012
Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-1962 af Frank Dikötter2011
I ly af mørket : nordkoreanske skæbner af Barbara Demick2010
The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea af Philip Hoare2009
Mr Whichers mistanker eller Mordet i Road Hill House af Kate Summerscale2008
Imperial Life in the Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone af Rajiv Chandrasekaran2007
1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare af James S. Shapiro2006
Like A Fiery Elephant: The Story of B.S. Johnson af Jonathan Coe2005
Stasiland : scener bag muren af Anna Funder2004
Pushkin: A Biography af T. J. Binyon2003
Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World af Margaret MacMillan2002
The Third Reich : A New History af Michael Burleigh2001
Berlioz: Volume Two: Servitude and Greatness, 1832-1869 af David Cairns2000
Stalingrad af Antony Beevor1999

Shortlist 126

VærkÅr
Time to Think: The Inside Story of the Collapse of the Tavistock’s Gender Service for Children af Hannah Barnes2023
Red Memory: The Afterlives of China's Cultural Revolution af Tania Branigan2023
Revolutionary Spring: Europe Aflame and the Fight for a New World, 1848-1849 af Christopher Clark2023
Time's Echo: The Second World War, the Holocaust, and the Music of Remembrance af Jeremy Eichler2023
Mr. B: George Balanchine's 20th Century af Jennifer Homans2023
Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World af John Vaillant2023
Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire af Caroline Elkins2022
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World af Jonathan Freedland2022
My Fourth Time, We Drowned: Seeking Refuge on the World's Deadliest Migration Route af Sally Hayden2022
The Restless Republic: Britain without a Crown af Anna Keay2022
A Fortunate Woman: A Country Doctor’s Story af Polly Morland2022
Free: Coming of Age at the End of History af Lea Ypi2021
Islands of Abandonment: Nature Rebounding in the Post-Human Landscape af Cal Flyn2021
Aftermath: Life in the Fallout of the Third Reich, 1945–1955 af Harald Jähner2021
Things I Have Withheld af Kei Miller2021
Fall: The Mystery of Robert Maxwell af John Preston2021
Free: Coming of Age at the End of History af Lea Ypi2021
The Idea of the Brain: The Past and Future of Neuroscience af Matthew Cobb2020
Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture af Sudhir Hazareesingh2020
Our Bodies, Their Battlefields: War Through the Lives of Women af Christina Lamb2020
Stranger in the Shogun's City: A Japanese Woman and Her World af Amy Stanley2020
The Haunting of Alma Fielding: A True Ghost Story af Kate Summerscale2020
Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee af Casey Cep2019
On Chapel Sands: My mother and other missing persons af Laura Cumming2019
The Lives of Lucian Freud: Youth 1922–1968 af William Feaver2019
Maoism: A Global History af Julia Lovell2019
Guest House for Young Widows: Among the Women of ISIS af Azadeh Moaveni2019
Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms af Hannah Fry2018
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War af Ben Macintyre2018
Amateur: A True Story About What Makes a Man af Thomas Page McBee2018
Imperial Twilight: The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age af Stephen R. Platt2018
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity af Carl Zimmer2018
The Islamic Enlightenment: The Struggle Between Faith and Reason, 1798 to Modern Times af Christopher De Bellaigue2017
Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe af Kapka Kassabova2017
An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic af Daniel Mendelsohn2017
To Be a Machine: Adventures Among Cyborgs, Utopians, Hackers, and the Futurists Solving the Modest Problem of Death af Mark O'Connell2017
The Story of the Jews: Belonging, 1492–1900 af Simon Schama2017
Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets af Svetlana Alexievich2016
Negroland: A Memoir af Margo Jefferson2016
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between af Hisham Matar2016
Ted Hughes: The Unauthorised Life af Jonathan Bate2015
Landmarks af Robert Macfarlane2015
The Four-Dimensional Human: Ways of Being in the Digital World af Laurence Scott2015
The Unraveling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq af Emma Sky2015
This Divided Island: Stories from the Sri Lankan War af Samanth Subramanian2015
The Story of the Jews: Belonging, 1492–1900 af Simon Schama2014
Roy Jenkins: A Well-Rounded Life af John Campbell2014
The Iceberg af Marion Coutts2014
The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World af Greg Grandin2014
Common People: In Pursuit of My Ancestors af Alison Light2014
Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France af Caroline Moorehead2014
Empires of the Dead: How One Man's Vision Led to the Creation of WWI's War Graves af David Crane2013
Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42 af William Dalrymple2013
A Sting in the Tale: My Adventures with Bumblebees af Dave Goulson2013
Under Another Sky: Journeys in Roman Britain af Charlotte Higgins2013
Margaret Thatcher: From Grantham to the Falklands af Charles Moore2013
Bag det evigt smukke af Katherine Boo2012
The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot af Robert Macfarlane2012
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined af Steven Pinker2012
The Spanish Holocaust: Inquisition and Extermination in Twentieth-Century Spain af Paul Preston2012
Strindberg: A Life af Sue Prideaux2012
Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane af Andrew Graham-Dixon2011
Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World af Maya Jasanoff2011
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves af Matt Ridley2011
Bismarck : jernkansleren : Europas statsmand af Jonathan Steinberg2011
Reprobates: The Cavaliers of the English Civil War af John Stubbs2011
Alex's Adventures in Numberland af Alex Bellos2010
Blood Knots af Luke Jennings2010
Too Big to Fall: America's Failing Infrastructure and the Way Forward af Barry B. LePatner2010
A Gambling Man: Charles II's Restoration Game af Jenny Uglow2010
Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human af Richard Wrangham2010
Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World af Liaquat Ahamed2009
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks af Ben Goldacre2009
Jagten på den forsvundne by : en beretning fra Amazonas om Percy Fawcett og en skæbnesvanger besættelse af David Grann2009
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science af Richard Holmes2009
Quantum: Einstein, Bohr, and the Great Debate about the Nature of Reality af Manjit Kumar2009
Blood River: A Journey to Africa's Broken Heart af Tim Butcher2008
Crow Country af Mark Cocker2008
Hviskerne : privatliv i Stalins Rusland af Orlando Figes2008
The World Is What It Is: The Authorized Biography of V. S. Naipaul af Patrick French2008
The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century af Alex Ross2008
Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance af Ian Buruma2007
Having It So Good: Britain in the Fifties af Peter Hennessy2007
Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations af Georgina Howell2007
Brainwash: The Secret History of Mind Control af Dominic Streatfeild2007
The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War, and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England af Adrian Tinniswood2007
Untold Stories af Alan Bennett2006
The Sale of the Late King's Goods: Charles I and His Art Collection af Jerry Brotton2006
Bad Faith: A Forgotten History of Family, Fatherland and Vichy France af Carmen Callil2006
Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945 af Tony Judt2006
Orientalisten : på sporet af Lev Nussimbaums besynderlige og farlige liv af Tom Reiss2006
Stuart: A Life Backwards af Alexander Masters2005
Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found af Suketu Mehta2005
Istanbul : erindringer og byen af Orhan Pamuk2005
Matisse the Master: A Life of Henri Matisse: The Conquest of Colour: 1909-1954 af Hilary Spurling2005
The Italian Boy: A Tale of Murder and Body Snatching in 1830s London af Sarah Wise2005
Gulag : historien om de sovjetiske straffelejre af Anne Applebaum2004
John Clare af Jonathan Bate2004
En kort historie om næsten alt af Bill Bryson2004
The Zanzibar Chest af Aidan Hartley2004
Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic af Tom Holland2004
Natasha's Dance: A Cultural History of Russia af Orlando Figes2003
The Devil That Danced On the Water: A Daughter's Memoir af Aminatta Forna2003
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation af Olivia Judson2003
Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self af Claire Tomalin2003
Nelson: Love and Fame af Edgar Vincent2003
The Voices of Morebath: Reformation and Rebellion in an English Village af Eamon Duffy2002
Snegæssene af William Fiennes2002
The Invention of Clouds: How an Amateur Meteorologist Forged the Language of the Skies af Richard Hamblyn2002
Winston S. Churchill : den ultimative biografi af Roy Jenkins2002
Unfinest Hour: Britain and the Destruction of Bosnia af Brendan Simms2002
Trilobite! Eyewitness to Evolution af Richard Fortey2001
Night of Stone af Catherine Merridale2001
Rimbaud: A Biography af Graham Robb2001
Catherine the Great and Potemkin af Simon Sebag-Montefiore2001
John Maynard Keynes, Vol. 3: Fighting for Freedom, 1937-1946 af Robert Skidelsky2001
Playing the Moldovans at Tennis af Tony Hawks2000
Yeats's Ghosts: The Secret Life of W.B. Yeats af Brenda Maddox2000
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters af Matt Ridley2000
Deliver Us from Evil: Peacekeepers, Warlords and a World of Endless Conflict af William Shawcross2000
Karl Marx af Francis Wheen2000
C: Because Cowards Get Cancer Too... af John Diamond1999
Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834 af Richard Holmes1999
Hitler: 1889-1936: Hubris af Ian Kershaw1999
The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some are So Rich and Some So Poor af David S. Landes1999
Pilate: The Biography of an Invented Man af Ann Wroe1999

Longlist 129

VærkÅr
Power and Progress: Our Thousand-Year Struggle Over Technology and Prosperity af Daron Acemoglu2023
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder af David Grann2023
Beyond the Wall: A History of East Germany af Katja Hoyer2023
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake af Tiya Miles2023
The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human af Siddhartha Mukherjee2023
A Day in the Life of Abed Salama: Anatomy of a Jerusalem Tragedy af Nathan Thrall2023
Ultra-Processed People: The Science Behind Food That Isn't Food af Chris van Tulleken2023
Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City af Andrea Elliott2022
Otherlands: A World in the Making af Thomas Halliday2022
Dinner with Joseph Johnson: Books and Friendship in a Revolutionary Age af Daisy Hay2022
Original Sins: A Memoir af Matt Rowland Hill2022
The Barefoot Woman af Scholastique Mukasonga2022
Kingdom of Characters: The Language Revolution That Made China Modern af Jing Tsu2022
Consumed: A Sister's Story af Arifa Akbar2021
Minarets in the Mountains: A Journey into Muslim Europe af Tharik Hussain2021
The Mutant Project: Inside the Global Race to Genetically Modify Humans af Eben Kirksey2021
Blood Legacy: Reckoning With a Family’s Story of Slavery af Alex Renton2021
Empireland: How Imperialism Has Shaped Modern Britain af Sathnam Sanghera2021
In Memory of Memory af Maria Stepanova2021
Burning Man: The Trials of D. H. Lawrence af Frances Wilson2021
Square Haunting: Five Women, Freedom and London Between the Wars af Francesca Wade2020
Labours of Love: The Crisis of Care af Madeleine Bunting2020
Dear Life: A Doctor's Story of Love and Loss af Rachel Clarke2020
Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town af Barbara Demick2020
The Lives of Lucian Freud: Fame: 1968-2011 af William Feaver2020
Diary of a Young Naturalist af Dara McAnulty2020
Those Who Forget: My Family's Story in Nazi Europe – A Memoir, A History, A Warning af Geraldine Schwarz2020
I Will Never See the World Again af Ahmet Altan2019
The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire af William Dalrymple2019
Homesick: Why I Live in a Shed af Catrina Davies2019
The Windrush Betrayal: Exposing the Hostile Environment af Amelia Gentleman2019
The Ministry of Truth: The Biography of George Orwell's 1984 af Dorian Lynskey2019
The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier af Ian Urbina2019
Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine af Anne Applebaum2017
Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race af Reni Eddo-Lodge2017
Plot 29: A Memoir af Allan Jenkins2017
I Was Told to Come Alone af Souad Mekhennet2017
A Bold and Dangerous Family: The Rossellis and the Fight Against Mussolini af Caroline Moorehead2017
Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense af Jenny Uglow2017
The Vanishing Velázquez: A 19th Century Bookseller's Obsession with a Lost Masterpiece af Laura Cumming2016
Being a Beast: Adventures Across the Species Divide af Charles Foster2016
Stalin and the scientists: a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953 af Simon Ings2016
This is London: Life and Death in the World City af Ben Judah2016
The Gene: An Intimate History af Siddhartha Mukherjee2016
Guilty thing: a life of Thomas De Quincey af Frances Wilson2016
Fighters in the Shadows: A New History of the French Resistance af Robert Gildea2015
The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World af Oliver Morton2015
Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia af Peter Pomerantsev2015
They All Love Jack: Busting the Ripper af Bruce Robinson2015
Guantánamo Diary af Mohamedou Ould Slahi2015
Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning af Timothy Snyder2015
The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books af John Carey2014
God's Traitors: Terror and Faith in Elizabethan England af Jessie Childs2014
Hack Attack af Robert Elmer2014
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End af Atul Gawande2014
Gør ikke skade : fortællinger om livet, døden og lægekunstnen af Henry Marsh2014
An Encyclopaedia of Myself af Jonathan Meades2014
The Mighty Dead: Why Homer Matters af Adam Nicolson2014
In These Times: Living in Britain through Napoleon's Wars 1793-1815 af Jenny Uglow2014
Romany and Tom: A Memoir af Ben Watt2014
Small Wars, Faraway Places : The Genesis of the Modern World 1945-65 af Michael Burleigh2013
The Memory Palace: A Book of Lost Interiors af Edward Hollis2013
Modernity Britain: Opening the Box, 1957-59 af David Kynaston2013
The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914 af Margaret MacMillan2013
Time's anvil: England, Archaeology and the Imagination af Richard Morris2013
Edmund Burke: The First Conservative af Jesse Norman2013
The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words, 1000 BCE – 1492 CE af Simon Schama2013
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity af Andrew Solomon2013
Empress of Fashion: A Life of Diana Vreeland af Amanda Mackenzie Stuart2013
Everest - The First Ascent: The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh, the Man Who Made it Possible af Harriet Pugh Tuckey2013
Danubia: A Personal History of Habsburg Europe af Simon Winder2013
One on One af Craig Brown2012
Putin : manden uden ansigt af Masha Gessen2012
Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle af Thor Hanson2012
At tænke - hurtigt og langsomt af Daniel Kahneman2012
Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius af Sylvia Nasar2012
Winter King: The Dawn of Tudor England af Thomas Penn2012
Joseph Anton. Erindringer af Salman Rushdie2012
Tolstoy: a Russian life af Rosamund Bartlett2011
Afgantsy: The Russians in Afghanistan 1979-89 af Rodric Braithwaite2011
Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages af Guy Deutscher2011
Haren med de ravgule øjne af Edmund De Waal2011
Capitalism 4.0: The Birth of a New Economy in the Aftermath of Crisis af Anatole Kaletsky2011
Scott-land: The Man Who Invented a Nation af Stuart Kelly2011
People Who Eat Darkness: The True Story of a Young Woman Who Vanished from the Streets of Tokyo and the Evil That Swallowed Her Up af Richard Lloyd Parry2011
The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama af David Remnick2011
Storyteller: The Authorized Biography of Roald Dahl af Donald Sturrock2011
Bomber County: The Poetry of a Lost Pilot's War af Daniel Swift2011
Amexica: War Along the Borderline af Ed Vulliamy2011
The Music Instinct: How Music Works and Why We Can't Do Without It af Philip Ball2010
Whole Earth Discipline: An Ecopragmatist Manifesto af Stewart Brand2010
Making Haste from Babylon: The Mayflower Pilgrims and Their World: A New History af Nick Bunker2010
Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India af William Dalrymple2010
Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip af Peter Hessler2010
The Secret Lives of Buildings: From the Ruins of the Parthenon to the Vegas Strip in Thirteen Stories af Edward Hollis2010
Family Britain: 1951-57 af David Kynaston2010
On Roads: A Hidden History af Joe Moran2010
The Woman Who Shot Mussolini af Frances Stonor Saunders2010
When Skateboards Will Be Free: A Memoir of a Political Childhood af Said Sayrafiezadeh2010
Pearl Buck in China: Journey to The Good Earth af Hilary Spurling2010
Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir af Ngugi wa'Thiong'o2010
The Magnetic North: Notes from the Arctic Circle af Sara Wheeler2010
Soul of the Age: A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare af Jonathan Bate2009
The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found af Mary Beard2009
The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work af Alain de Botton2009
A Fork in the Road af André Brink2009
Science: a Four Thousand Year History af Patricia Fara2009
A Strange Eventful History: The Dramatic Lives of Ellen Terry, Henry Irving, and Their Remarkable Families af Michael Holroyd2009
Darwin's Island: The Galapagos in the Garden of England af Steve Jones2009
A Book of Silence af Sara Maitland2009
The Way of Herodotus: Travels with the Man Who Invented History af Justin Marozzi2009
Hester: the Remarkable Life of Dr. Johnson's 'Dear Mistress' af Ian McIntyre2009
Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History af Adam Nicolson2009
The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels, and the Business of AIDS af Elizabeth Pisani2009
The house of Wittgenstein : a family at war af Alexander Waugh2009
Mad, Bad and Sad: A History of Women and the Mind Doctors from 1800 af Lisa Appignanesi2008
Miracles of Life af J. G. Ballard2008
Nothing to Be Frightened Of af Julian Barnes2008
Symmetry: A Journey into the Patterns of Nature af Marcus Du Sautoy2008
Austerity Britain: 1945-51 af David Kynaston2008
Mrs. Woolf and the Servants: An Intimate History of Domestic Life in Bloomsbury af Alison Light2008
Cold Cream: My Early Life and Other Mistakes af Ferdinand Mount2008
Watching the Door: Drinking Up, Getting Down, and Cheating Death in 1970s Belfast af Kevin Myers2008
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner af Fred Pearce2008
Great Hatred, Little Room: Making Peace in Northern Ireland af Jonathan Powell2008
Perpetual Motion: The Public and Private Lives of Rudolf Nureyev af Otis Stuart2008
The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession af Andrea Wulf2008
High Tide: The Truth About Our Climate Crisis af Mark Lynas2004
Winona Ryder: The Biography af Nigel Goodall1999

Beskrivelser

The Samuel Johnson Prize (awarded 1999-2015) is one of the world's most prestigious awards for non-fiction writing. It was founded in 1999 following the demise of the NCR Book Award.

The name was changed in 2016 to the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-fiction, after a new sponsor, but still officially administered by the non-profit Samuel Johnson Prize Limited.

See also Wikipedia and Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-fiction shortlist and Samuel Johnson Prize Longlist (English, Member-written)
The Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction is the continuation of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-fiction under the name of a new sponsor.

See also Wikipedia. (English, Member-written)
The Samuel Johnson Prize (awarded 1999-2015) is one of the world's most prestigious awards for non-fiction writing. It was founded in 1999 following the demise of the NCR Book Award.

The name was changed in 2016 to the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-fiction, after a new sponsor, but still officially administered by the non-profit Samuel Johnson Prize Limited.

See also Wikipedia and Samuel Johnson Prize Winners and Samuel Johnson Prize Longlist (English, Member-written)
The Samuel Johnson Prize (awarded 1999-2015) is one of the world's most prestigious awards for non-fiction writing. It was founded in 1999 following the demise of the NCR Book Award.

The name was changed in 2016 to the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-fiction, after a new sponsor, but still officially administered by the non-profit Samuel Johnson Prize Limited.

See also Wikipedia and Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-fiction shortlist and Samuel Johnson Prize winners (English, Member-written)

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