The Big Jubilee Read

Given by BBC Arts and The Reading Agency

70 Works 401,759 Books 11,107 Reviews 4.0
Queen Elizabeth II is the longest-serving monarch in British history, with a reign that began on 6 February 1952. The Big Jubilee Read celebrates great books from across the Commonwealth, to coincide vis mere with the Platinum Jubilee. It features 70 titles - ten from each decade of the Queen's reign. vis mindre
Kategorier:
Alle, 1952-1961 (10), 1962-1971 (10), 1972-1981 (10), 1982-1991 (10), 1992-2001 (10), 2002-2011 (10), 2012-2021 (10)
Year Awarded:
2022
VærkKategoriOrder Label
The Palm-Wine Drinkard and his Dead Palm-Wine Tapster in the Deads' Town (1952) af Amos Tutuola
Nigeria
1952-19611952
In the Castle of My Skin (1953) af George Lamming
Barbados
1952-19611953
The Hills Were Joyful Together (1953) af Roger Mais
Jamaica
1952-19611953
My Bones and My Flute (1955) af Edgar Mittelholzer
Guyana
1952-19611955
The Lonely Londoners (1956) af Sam Selvon
Trinidad and Tobago/England
1952-19611956
The Guide (1958) af R. K. Narayan
India
1952-19611958
To Sir, With Love (1959) af E. R. Braithwaite
Guyana
1952-19611959
Sunlight on a Broken Column (1961) af Attia Hosain
India
1952-19611961
A House for Mr Biswas (1961) af V. S. Naipaul
Trinidad and Tobago/England
1952-19611961
En manelys nat (1961) af Caradog Prichard
Wales
1952-19611961
A clockwork orange (1962) af Anthony Burgess
England
1962-19711962
The Interrogation (1963) af J.M.G. Le Clézio
France/Mauritius
1962-19711963
The Girls of Slender Means (1963) af Muriel Spark
England
1962-19711963
Arrow of God (1964) af Chinua Achebe
Nigeria
1962-19711964
Death of a Naturalist (1966) af Seamus Heaney
Northern Ireland
1962-19711966
Wide Sargasso Sea (1966) af Jean Rhys
Dominica/Wales
1962-19711966
Picnic at Hanging Rock (1967) af Joan Lindsay
Australia
1962-19711967
A Grain of Wheat (1967) af Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Kenya
1962-19711967
The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born (1968) af Ayi Kwei Armah
Ghana
1962-19711968
When Rain Clouds Gather (1968) af Bessie Head
Botswana/South Africa
1962-19711968
The Nowhere Man (1972) af Kamala Markandaya
India
1972-19811972
Dame konge es spion (1974) af John le Carré
England
1972-19811974
Tornfuglene (1977) af Colleen McCullough
Australia
1972-19811977
Tiggerpigen : fortællinger om Flo og Rose (1977) af Alice Munro
Canada
1972-19811977
The Sea, the Sea (1978) af Iris Murdoch
England
1972-19811978
The Crow Eaters: A Novel (1978) af Bapsi Sidhwa
Pakistan
1972-19811978
Håndbog for vakse galakse-blaffere (1979) af Douglas Adams
England
1972-19811979
Clear Light of Day (1980) af Anita Desai
India
1972-19811980
Tsotsi (1980) af Athol Fugard
South Africa
1972-19811980
Midnatsbørn (1981) af Salman Rushdie
England/India
1972-19811981
Beka Lamb (1982) af Zee Edgell
Belize
1982-19911982
Schindlers liste : roman (1982) af Thomas Keneally
Australia
1982-19911982
Marvfolket (1984) af Keri Hulme
New Zealand
1982-19911984
Tjenerindens fortælling (1985) af Margaret Atwood
Canada
1982-19911985
The Whale Rider (1987) af Witi Ihimaera
New Zealand
1982-19911987
Summer Lightning and Other Stories (1987) af Olive Senior
Jamaica
1982-19911987
Resten af dagen (1989) af Kazuo Ishiguro
England
1982-19911989
Omeros (1990) af Derek Walcott
Saint Lucia
1982-19911990
Adoption Papers (1991) af Jackie Kay
Scotland
1982-19911991
Cloudstreet (1991) af Tim Winton
Australia
1982-19911991
Den engelske patient (1992) af Michael Ondaatje
Canada/Sri Lanka
1992-20011992
The Stone Diaries (1993) af Carol Shields
Canada
1992-20011993
Paradise (1994) af Abdulrazak Gurnah
Tanzania/England
1992-20011994
En hårfin balance (1995) af Rohinton Mistry
India/Canada
1992-20011995
Salt (1996) af Earl Lovelace
Trinidad and Tobago
1992-20011996
De små tings gud : roman (1997) af Arundhati Roy
India
1992-20011997
Vanære (1999) af J. M. Coetzee
South Africa/Australia
1992-20011999
The Blue Bedspread (1999) af Raj Kamal Jha
India
1992-20011999
White Teeth (2000) af Zadie Smith
England
1992-20012000
Pi's liv : roman (2001) af Yann Martel
Canada
1992-20012001
En lille ø (2004) af Andrea Levy
England
2002-20112004
The Secret River (2005) af Kate Grenville
Australia
2002-20112005
Bogtyven (2005) af Markus Zusak
Australia
2002-20112005
En halv gul sol (2006) af Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Nigeria
2002-20112006
En gylden tid (2007) af Tahmima Anam
Bangladesh
2002-20112007
The Boat (2008) af Nam Le
Australia
2002-20112008
The Book of Night Women (2009) af Marlon James
Jamaica
2002-20112009
Wolf Hall : roman (2009) af Hilary Mantel
England
2002-20112009
Chinaman (2010) af Shehan Karunatilaka
Sri Lanka
2002-20112010
Til minde om kærligheden : roman (2011) af Aminatta Forna
Sierra Leone/Scotland
2002-20112011
Nilens vor Frue (2012) af Scholastique Mukasonga
Rwanda
2012-20212012
The Luminaries (2013) af Eleanor Catton
New Zealand
2012-20212013
Behold the Dreamers (2016) af Imbolo Mbue
Cameroon
2012-20212016
The Bone Readers (2016) af Jacob Ross
Grenada
2012-20212016
The Night Tiger (2019) af Yangsze Choo
Malaysia
2012-20212019
Girl, Woman, Other (2019) af Bernardine Evaristo
England
2012-20212019
How We Disappeared (2019) af Jing-Jing Lee
Singapore
2012-20212019
Shuggie Bain (2020) af Douglas Stuart
Scotland
2012-20212020
A Passage North (2021) af Anuk Arudpragasam
Sri Lanka
2012-20212021
The Promise (2021) af Damon Galgut
South Africa
2012-20212021

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