Gallery from the Hearst Big Book Prize Ceremony 2018

Posted on September 19, 2018 by alice. More news

On the 13th of September at the House of Hearst in Leicester Square some of the greatest and most exciting authors in the UK gathered to collect their Hearst Big Book awards.

Hearst UK, the leading premium publisher set up the Big Book initiative to discover the best new fiction and non-fiction titles in UK publishing.

Recognising categories such as Crime, Wellbeing, Women Writers and Page Turners, Hearst received submissions from 44 publisher imprints, including small independents as well as the major houses.

The winners of Big Book in each category are:

Elle (Women Writers)

Circe by Madeline Miller – Bloomsbury

Cosmopolitan (Must Reads)

Clean by Juno Dawson – Hachette

Women’s Health (Wellebing)

East by West by Jasmine Hemsley – Pan Macmillan

Harper’s Bazaar (Modern Classics)

The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows – Bloomsbury

Esquire (Biography)

This is Going to Hurt by Adam Kay – Pan Macmillan

Prima (Page Turners)

Grace after Henry by Eithne Shortall – Corvus (Atlantic)

Red (Children 0-6)

What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday by Julia Donaldson –  Pan Macmillan Children’s

Red (Children 7-12)

Nevermoor by Jessica Townsend – Hachette Children

Red (Smart Women / Non Fiction)

Bored And Brilliant by Manoush Zomorodi – Pan Macmillan

Good Housekeeping (Crime)

Girl In Snow by Danya Kukafka – Pan Macmillan

Men’s Health (Health and Lifestyle)

The Angry Chef by Anthony Warner – Oneworld


Full gallery from the event below.

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