book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Wednesday 29th July

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Belinda Bauer Wins Crime Novel Of The Year

Posted at 8:12AM Friday 18 Jul 2014

Rubbernecker by Belinda Bauer has been named crime novel of the year at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.

Bauer's fourth novel, it tells the story of Patrick Fort, an anatomy student who suspects the body he is dissecting is a murder victim.

It beat books by Denise Mina, Malcolm Mackay, Elly Griffiths and Stav Sherez.

Mina was going for a hat-trick after winning the prize the previous two years in a row.

BBC

Guardian




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Tackling Infringement: A Game Of Two Halves?
www.publishers.org.uk

The creative industries are turning the tide against infringement, but the battle is far from won

New report details book and e-book VAT rates around the world
www.teleread.com

VAT rates for print books and e-books in every country that charges them

Publisher Finds That Writers' Influences Are Mostly Male
www.theguardian.com

When Tramp Press asked authors submitting manuscripts to name the writers who inspire them, only 22% were female

Drop In Younger Children Visiting Libraries Is Worrying, Says Chris Riddell
www.theguardian.com

Children's laureate gives hand-drawn response to figures revealing 26% decline in five- to 10-year-olds who had used library in the past seven days

Hugo Rifkind And Samantha Ellis Named As Wingate Prize Judges
www.thejc.com

A leading journalist , an acclaimed novelist and a senior rabbi will be the judges for one of Anglo-Jewry's most prestigious literary prizes

Man Booker prize 2015 longlist: let the 'posh bingo' begin
www.theguardian.com

Who'll be on the longlist?

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Man Booker prize 2015 longlist: let the 'posh bingo' begin
  2. Guardian Not The Booker Prize Longlist Announced
  3. Children's Book Could Be Surprise Bestseller Of The Summer
  4. E-books For Sale, But Not Selling, At Independent Booksellers
  5. Frank O'Connor Award Shortlistee Alejandro Zambra Returns To Granta
  6. A Publishing Contract Should Not Be Forever
  7. Romance Writers Of America 2015 Award Winners
  8. Publisher Finds That Writers' Influences Are Mostly Male
  9. Boris Johnson 'Signs £500k Book Deal' To Write Shakespeare Biography
  10. Game Of Thrones Actors Forbidden From Reading The Books