Sunday, August 1

All 1960 Book Awards

Click through each award to see the full list of nominees and winners!

Governor General’s Literary Award – Fiction

The Luck of Ginger Coffey Brian Moore

The Luck of Ginger Coffey

Brian Moore

Governor General’s Literary Award – Non-fiction

In Search of Canadian Liberalism Frank H. Underhill

In Search of Canadian Liberalism

Frank H. Underhill

Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry

Winter Sun Margaret Avison

Winter Sun

Margaret Avison

Hugo Awards – Novel

Starship Troopers Robert A. Heinlein

Starship Troopers

Robert A. Heinlein

Pulitzer Prize – Biography or Autobiography

John Paul Jones Samuel Eliot Morison

John Paul Jones

Samuel Eliot Morison

Pulitzer Prize – Fiction

Advise and Consent Allen Drury

Advise and Consent

Allen Drury

Pulitzer Prize – History

In the Days of McKinley Margaret Leech

In the Days of McKinley

Margaret Leech

Pulitzer Prize – Poetry

Heart's Needle W. D. Snodgrass

Heart’s Needle

W. D. Snodgrass

Caldecott – Picture Book

Nine Days to Christmas by Marie Hall Ets

Nine Days to Christmas

Marie Hall Ets

Carnegie Medal – Children’s

The Making of Man by Dr IW Cornwall

The Making of Man

Dr IW Cornwall

Edgar Allan Poe – First Novel

The Grey Flannel Shroud by Henry Slesar

The Grey Flannel Shroud

Henry Slesar

Edgar Allan Poe – Novel

The Hours Before Dawn by Celia Fremlin

The Hours Before Dawn

Celia Fremlin

Greenaway Medal – Illustrator

Old Winkle and the Seagulls by Gerald Rose

Old Winkle and the Seagulls

Gerald Rose

Newbery Medal – Children’s

Onion John by Joseph Krumgold

Onion John

Joseph Krumgold