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november 2023: Winner2023 Nyeste
november 2023: Shortlist2023 Nyeste

Winner 12

Shortlist 106

Impossible Creatures af Katherine Rundell2023
How Does Santa Go Down the Chimney? af Mac Barnett2023
Emperor of Rome: Ruling the Ancient Roman World af Mary Beard2023
Abroad in Japan af Chris Broad2023
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder af David Grann2023
Murdle af G. T. Karber2023
Yellowface af R.F. Kuang2023
Tom Lake af Ann Patchett2023
A Whale of a Time: Funny Poems for Each Day of the Year af Lou Peacock2023
The Creative Act: A Way of Being af Rick Rubin2023
The Fraud af Zadie Smith2023
Ultra-Processed People: The Science Behind Food That Isn't Food af Chris van Tulleken2023
In Memoriam af Alice Winn2023
Fourth Wing af Rebecca Yarros2023
The Story of Art Without Men af Katy Hessel2022
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World af Jonathan Freedland2022
Lessons in Chemistry af Bonnie Garmus2022
Otherlands: A World in the Making af Thomas Halliday2022
Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution af R.F. Kuang2022
Cooking: Simply and Well, for One or Many af Jeremy Lee2022
The Marriage Portrait af Maggie O'Farrell2022
Heartstopper: Volume 1 af Alice Oseman2022
Skandar and the Unicorn Thief af A.F. Steadman2022
The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present af Paul McCartney2021
Around the World in 80 Plants af Jonathan Drori2021
The Appeal af Janice Hallett2021
Julia and the Shark af Kiran Millwood Hargrave2021
Greek Myths: A New Retelling af Charlotte Higgins2021
Klara and the Sun af Kazuo Ishiguro2021
Storyland: A New Mythology of Britain af Amy Jeffs2021
Open Water af Caleb Azumah Nelson2021
You Are a Champion: How to Be the Best You Can Be af Marcus Rashford2021
Ariadne af Jennifer Saint2021
They Both Die at the End af Adam Silvera2021
The Amur River: Between Russia and China af Colin Thubron2021
British Museum: A History of the World in 25 Cities af Tracey Turner & Andrew Donkin2021
Hamnet af Maggie O'Farrell2020
Love in Color: Mythical Tales from Around the World, Retold af Bolu Babalola2020
The Vanishing Half af Brit Bennett2020
One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time af Craig Brown2020
Exciting Times af Naoise Dolan2020
Island Dreams: Mapping an Obsession af Gavin Francis2020
Ex Libris: 100 Books to Read and Reread af Michiko Kakutani2020
Diary of a Young Naturalist af Dara McAnulty2020
Black and British: A Forgotten History af David Olusoga2020
The Ratline: Love, Lies and Justice on the Trail of a Nazi Fugitive af Philippe Sands2020
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse af Charlie Mackesy2019
The Testaments af Margaret Atwood2019
Queenie af Candice Carty-Williams2019
The Binding af Bridget Collins2019
The House Without Windows af Barbara Newhall Follett2019
Underland: A Deep Time Journey af Robert Macfarlane2019
Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics af Tim Marshall2019
Lanny af Max Porter2019
Darwin's On the Origin of Species: A Picture Book Adaptation af Sabina Radeva2019
Dishoom af Shamil Thakrar2019
No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference af Greta Thunberg2019
Normal People af Sally Rooney2018
Everything I Know About Love: A Memoir af Dolly Alderton2018
The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It's Broken af The Secret Barrister2018
Sing a Song of Seasons: A Nature Poem for Each Day of the Year af Nosy Crow2018
The Penguin Classics Book af Henry Eliot2018
Why We Get the Wrong Politicians af Isabel Hardman2018
The Colour of Time: A New History of the World, 1850-1960 af Dan Jones2018
Circe af Madeline Miller2018
La Belle Sauvage af Philip Pullman2017
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of Extraordinary Women af Elena Favilli2017
A Skinful of Shadows af Frances Hardinge2017
The Lost Words af Robert Macfarlane2017
Lincoln in the Bardo af George Saunders2017
Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense af Jenny Uglow2017
Talking to My Daughter About the Economy: A Brief History of Capitalism af Yanis Varoufakis2017
The Essex Serpent af Sarah Perry2016
Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts: Twelve Journeys into the Medieval World af Christopher De Hamel2016
When Breath Becomes Air af Paul Kalanithi2016
The Optician of Lampedusa af Emma Jane Kirby2016
The Tale of Kitty-In-Boots af Beatrix Potter2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child af J. K. Rowling2016
The Fox and the Star af Coralie Bickford-Smith2015
SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome af Mary Beard2015
Min geniale veninde : barndom, tidlig ungdom af Elena Ferrante2015
Reasons to Stay Alive af Matt Haig2015
Kvinden i toget af Paula Hawkins2015
Sæt en vagtpost ud af Harper Lee2015
The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape af James Rebanks2015
A Little Life af Hanya Yanagihara2015
Dukkemageren af Jessie Burton2014
Everyday Sexism af Laura Bates2014
Den smalle vej til det dybe nord : roman af Richard Flanagan2014
Persiana: Recipes from the Middle East & beyond af Sabrina Ghayour2014
Once Upon an Alphabet: Short Stories for All the Letters af Oliver Jeffers2014
The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories af Marina Keegan2014
H Is for Hawk af Helen Macdonald2014
Kapitalen i det 21. århundrede af Thomas Piketty2014
Stoner af John Williams2013
Life After Life af Kate Atkinson2013
Vejen op, vejen ned af Julian Barnes2013
The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil af Stephen Collins2013
Maps af Aleksandra Mizielinska2013
Love, Nina: Despatches from Family Life af Nina Stibbe2013
POLPO: A Venetian Cookbook (Of Sorts) af Russell Norman2012
HhhH : (Himmlers hjerne hedder Heydrich) : roman af Laurent Binet2012
Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure af Artemis Cooper2012
On the Map: Why the World Looks the Way it Does af Simon Garfield2012
The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot af Robert Macfarlane2012
Bring Up the Bodies af Hilary Mantel2012


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