John Llewellyn Rhys Prize

Given by BookTrust

99 Works 63,760 Books 1,906 Reviews ½ 3.8
The John Llewellyn Rhys Prize is a literary prize awarded annually for the best work of literature (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama) by an author from the Commonwealth aged 35 or under, written vis mere in English and published in the United Kingdom. The prize was initiated in 1942 by Jane Oliver in memory of her husband John Llewellyn Rhys, a young author who was killed on 5 August 1940 while serving as a bomber pilot in the Royal Air Force. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Llewellyn_Rhys_Prize vis mindre
Stages:
Alle, Winner (59), Shortlist (40)
Years:
Alle, 2010 (5), 2009 (6), 2008 (6), 2007 (2), 2006 (4), 2005 (6), 2004 (6), 2003 (1), 2002 (1), 2001 (1), 2000 (8), 1999 (1), 1998 (2), 1997 (2), 1996 (1), 1995 (1), 1994 (1), 1993 (2), 1991 (1), 1990 (2), 1989 (1), 1988 (1), 1987 (1), 1986 (1), 1984 (1), 1983 (1), 1982 (1), 1981 (1), 1980 (1), 1979 (1), 1978 (1), 1977 (1), 1975 (2), 1974 (1), 1973 (1), 1972 (1), 1971 (1), 1970 (1), 1969 (1), 1968 (1), 1966 (2), 1965 (1), 1964 (2), 1962 (1), 1961 (1), 1960 (1), 1959 (1), 1958 (1), 1957 (1), 1956 (1), 1951 (1), 1950 (1), 1949 (1), 1948 (1), 1947 (1), 1946 (1), 1945 (1)

Winner 59

VærkÅr
The Still Point af Amy Sackville2010
After the Fire, a Still, Small Voice af Evie Wyld2009
The Secret Life of Words: How English Became English af Henry Hitchings2008
The Carhullan Army af Sarah Hall2007
Beasts of No Nation af Uzodinma Iweala2005
Boy A af Jonathan Trigell2004
Daughters of Jerusalem af Charlotte Mendelson2003
Virgins of Venice: Broken Vows and Cloistered Lives in the Renaissance Convent af Mary Laven2002
The Earthquake Bird af Susanna Jones2001
Leadville: A Biography of the A40 af Edward Platt2000
Ghostwritten af David Mitchell1999
The Ugliest House in the World: Stories af Peter Ho Davies1998
Eclipse of the Sun af Phil Whitaker1997
Heading Inland af Nicola Barker1996
Motel Nirvana: Dreaming of the New Age in the American Desert af Melanie McGrath1995
What a Carve Up! af Jonathan Coe1994
On Foot to the Golden Horn: A Walk to Istanbul af Jason Goodwin1993
Sweet Thames af Matthew Kneale1993
Night Geometry and the Garscadden Trains af A. L. Kennedy1991
Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius af Ray Monk1990
Sylvia Townsend Warner: A Biography af Claire Harman1989
The March Fence af Matthew Yorke1988
Passionen af Jeanette Winterson1987
Loving Roger af Tim Parks1986
Dangerous Play: Poems, 1974-84 af Andrew Motion1984
The Slow Train to Milan af Lisa St. Aubin de Terán1983
An Ice-Cream War af William Boyd1982
The Laird of Abbotsford: A View of Sir Walter Scott af A. N. Wilson1981
The Diamonds at the Bottom of the Sea and Other Stories af Desmond Hogan1980
The Shining Mountain af Peter Boardman1979
The Sweets of Pimlico af A. N. Wilson1978
Vorticism and abstract art in the first machine age af Richard Cork1977
Knuckle af David Hare1975
Carnforth's Creation af Tim Jeal1975
The Girl Who Passed for Normal af Hugh Fleetwood1974
A Warm Gun af Peter Smalley1973
The Albatross af Susan Hill1972
Fireflies af Shiva Naipaul1971
The People's War: Britain, 1939-45 af Angus Calder1970
Without a City Wall af Melvyn Bragg1969
The Magic Toyshop af Angela Carter1968
The Millstone af Margaret Drabble1966
The seahorse af Anthony Masters1966
The White Father af Julian Mitchell1965
Up the Junction af Nell Dunn1964
An Introduction to the House of Commons af Robert Rhodes James1962
Flight into Camden af David Storey1961
At Fever Pitch af David Caute1960
A Long Way From London and Other Stories af Dan Jacobson1959
The Mystic Masseur af V. S. Naipaul1958
The Room on the Roof (Puffin Classics) af Ruskin Bond1957
Voices Under the Window af John Hearne1956
Et dejligt besøg af Elizabeth Jane Howard1951
Adventure Lit Their Star af Kenneth Allsop1950
Maidens' Trip: A Wartime Adventure on the Grand Union Canal af Emma Smith1949
The Wind Cannot Read af Richard Mason1948
Moondrop to Gascony af Anne-Marie Walters1947
My Bird Sings af Oriel Malet1946
The Sea Eagle af James Aldridge1945

Shortlist 40

VærkÅr
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference af Cordelia Fine2010
Corrag: A Novel af Susan Fletcher2010
Black Mamba Boy af Nadifa Mohamed2010
Bomber County: The Poetry of a Lost Pilot's War af Daniel Swift2010
Det du har om halsen : noveller af Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie2009
Between the Assassinations af Aravind Adiga2009
The Striped World af Emma Jones2009
Six Months in Sudan: A Young Doctor in a War-Torn Village af James Maskalyk2009
Waste: Uncovering the Global Food Scandal af Tristram Stuart2009
Den hvide tiger af Aravind Adiga2008
The Broken Word af Adam Foulds2008
The Bloody White Baron: The Extraordinary Story of the Russian Nobleman Who Became the Last Khan of Mongolia af James Palmer2008
God's Own Country af Ross Raisin2008
Selling Your Father's Bones: America's 140-Year War against the Nez Perce Tribe af Brian Schofield2008
The Prince of the Marshes: And Other Occupational Hazards of a Year in Iraq af Rory Stewart2007
Blood Kin af Ceridwen Dovey2006
Inglorious af Joanna Kavenna2006
The Wild Places af Robert Macfarlane2006
Joshua Spassky af Gwendoline Riley2006
Tokyo Cancelled af Rana Dasgupta2005
The Short Day Dying af Peter Hobbs2005
State of the Prisons af Sinéad Morrissey2005
Newfoundland af Rebbecca Ray2005
Gem Squash Tokoloshe af Rachel Zadok2005
Lilla hibiscus : roman af Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie2004
The Broken String: The Last Words of an Extinct People af Neil Bennun2004
The Afterglow af Anthony Cartwright2004
Some Great Thing af Colin McAdam2004
The Places In Between af Rory Stewart2004
The Hunter af Julia Leigh2000
The Book of Love af Roddy Lumsden2000
Hungry for Home: Leaving the Blaskets: A Journey from the Edge of Ireland af Cole Moreton2000
Our Fathers af Andrew O'Hagan2000
Pobby and Dingan af Ben Rice2000
Pobby and Dingan / Specks in the Sky af Ben Rice2000
White Teeth af Zadie Smith2000
From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium af William Dalrymple1998
Slattern af Kate Clanchy1997
In Xanadu: A Quest af William Dalrymple1990
A Pocketful of Rye [anthology] af Anthony Masters1964

Beskrivelser

The John Llewellyn Rhys Prize is a literary prize awarded annually for the best work of literature (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama) by an author from the Commonwealth aged 35 or under, written in English and published in the United Kingdom. The prize was initiated in 1942 by Jane Oliver in memory of her husband John Llewellyn Rhys, a young author who was killed on 5 August 1940 while serving as a bomber pilot in the Royal Air Force. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Llewellyn_Rhys_Prize (English, Member-written)
discontinued (Russian, Member-written)

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