Not the Booker Prize Contenders


The links below are to articles taking a look at various contenders for the 2020 Not The Booker Prize.

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https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2020/sep/14/not-the-booker-the-girl-with-the-louding-voice-by-abi-dare-vibrant
https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2020/sep/07/not-the-booker-underdogs-tooth-and-nail-by-chris-bonnello-review-admirably-unusual
https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2020/aug/31/not-the-booker-hashim-family-by-shahnaz-ahsan-review-an-important-tale-of-migration

2020 New Australian Fiction Prize Shortlist


The link below is to an article reporting on the shortlist for the 2020 Readings New Australian Fiction Prize.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2020/08/25/155608/readings-announces-2020-new-australian-fiction-prize-shortlist/

Finished Reading: The Substance of Civilization – Materials and Human History from the Stone Age to the Age of Silicon by Stephen L. Sass


The Substance of Civilization: Materials and Human History from the Stone Age to the Age of SiliconThe Substance of Civilization: Materials and Human History from the Stone Age to the Age of Silicon by Stephen L. Sass
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

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2020 National Book Awards Longlists


The links below are to articles reporting on the various longlists for the 2020 National Book Awards in the US.

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2020/09/us-national-book-awards-literarian-award-the-late-carolyn-reidy-covid19/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2020/09/us-national-book-awards-2020-the-longlists-covid-19/
https://lithub.com/the-2020-national-book-award-for-young-peoples-literature-longlist-includes-many-newcomers/
https://lithub.com/heres-the-longlist-for-the-2020-national-book-award-for-translated-literature/
https://lithub.com/all-the-poets-on-the-longlist-for-the-national-book-award-for-poetry-are-first-timers/
https://lithub.com/heres-the-longlist-for-the-2020-national-book-award-for-fiction/
https://lithub.com/heres-the-longlist-for-this-years-national-book-award-for-nonfiction/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2020/09/17/156768/azar-longlisted-for-national-book-award-for-translated-literature/
https://bookriot.com/2020-national-book-award-longlists/