Monday, March 4

Costa Book Award – Novel

2002 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

2002 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

2002 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerSpiesMichael FraynIn the quiet cul-de-sac where Keith and Stephen live the only immediate signs of the Second World War are the blackout at night and a single random bombsite. But the two boys start to suspect that all is not what it seems when one day Keith announces a dis...Amazon2002 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistRumours of a HurricaneTim LottAmazonThe Story of Lucy GaultWilliam TrevorAmazonWhite LightningJustin CartwrightAmazon
2001 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

2001 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

2001 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerTwelve Bar BluesPatrick NeateLick Holden, a talented but tormented young coronet player, sets out to conquer the steaming jazz scene of early twentieth-century New Orleans, in a lively novel that won the 2002 Whitbread Novel Award....Amazon2001 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistAtonementIan McEwanAmazonOxygenAndrew MillerAmazonThe SiegeHelen DunmoreAmazon
2000 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

2000 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

2000 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerEnglish PassengersMatthew KnealeA big, ambitious novel with a rich historical sweep and a host of narrative voices. Its subject is a vicar's ludicrous expedition in 1857 to the Garden of Eden in Tasmania, [as] meanwhile, in Tasmania itself, the British settlers are alternately trying to...Amazon2000 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistFred & EdieJill DawsonAmazonWhat Are You Like?Anne EnrightAmazonWhen We Were Orphans Will Self: How the Dead LiveKazuo IshiguroAmazon
1999 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

1999 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

1999 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerMusic and SilenceRose TremainBrought to the Danish court in 1629 to serve in the king's orchestra, English lutenist Peter Claire soon finds himself caught up in royal intrigue when he falls for a young woman who is the companion of the queen. Winner of the Whitbread Prize. Reader's Gu...Amazon1999 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistBeing DeadJim CraceAmazonChocolatJoanne HarrisAmazonHeadlongMichael FraynAmazon
1997 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

1997 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

1997 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerQuarantineJim CraceWith an introduction by Stuart Evers So this is happiness, she thought. Or this, at least, is what adds up to happiness. The prospect of never running after men and camels any more, of being Miri without shame or hesitation, of letting drop her headscarf f...Amazon1997 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistAsylumPatrick McGrathAmazonBleeding LondonGeoff NicholsonAmazonEnduring LoveIan McEwanAmazonGrace NotesBernard MacLavertyAmazonThe UntouchableJohn BanvilleAmazon
1996 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

1996 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

1996 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerEvery Man for HimselfBeryl BainbridgeIf ever a subject and a writer were perfectly matched it is here. The fated voyage of the Titanic, with its heroics and horror, has been dramatized many times before, but never by an artist with the skills and sensibility of Beryl Bainbridge. Bainbridge vi...Amazon1996 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistAsylumPatrick McGrathAmazonCocaine NightsJ. G. BallardAmazonLast OrdersGraham SwiftAmazonMr Clive & Mr PageNeil BartlettAmazonWorst FearsFay WeldonAmazon
1995 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Costa Book Award, Costa Book Award - Novel

1995 Costa Book Award – Novel Winner and Nominees

1995 Costa Book Award - Novel WinnerThe Moor's Last SighSalman RushdieTime Magazine's Best Book of the Year Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie combines a ferociously witty family saga with a surreally imagined and sometimes blasphemous chronicle of modern India and flavors the mixture with peppery soliloquies on art,...Amazon1995 Costa Book Award - Novel ShortlistIn Every Face I MeetJustin CartwrightAmazonThe Ghost RoadPat BarkerAmazonThe InformationMartin AmisAmazonThe UnconsoledKazuo IshiguroAmazon