Tuesday, May 11

James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction

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1984 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

1984 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerEmpire of the SunJ.G. BallardThe classic, award-winning novel, made famous by Steven Spielberg's film, tells of a young boy's struggle to survive World War II in China. Jim is separated from his parents in a world at war. To survive, he must find a strength greater than all the events...Amazon
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2000 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

2000 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerWhite Teeth: A NovelZadie SmithZadie Smith’s dazzling debut caught critics grasping for comparisons and deciding on everyone from Charles Dickens to Salman Rushdie to John Irving and Martin Amis. But the truth is that Zadie Smith’s voice is remarkably, fluently, and altogether wonderful...Amazon2000 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction ShortlistHouse of Leaves: A NovelMark Z. DanielewskiAmazonIn the Shape of a BoarLawrence NorfolkAmazonThe Hiding Place: A NovelTrezza AzzopardiAmazon
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2001 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

2001 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerSomething Like a House: A NovelSid SmithThis is Jim Fraser's story: an incredible, often chilling account of his life as an army deserter living through the terrible upheavals of the Cultural Revolution, when China descended into a moral and physical chaos so extreme that cannibalism became, for...Amazon2001 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction ShortlistAtonement: A NovelIan McEwanAmazonNumber9Dream: A NovelDavid MitchellAmazonThe Body ArtistDon DeLilloAmazon
2002 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, James Tait Black Memorial Prize, James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction

2002 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

2002 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerThe CorrectionsJonathan FranzenEnid, long-time matriarch of the Lambert family, sets her heart on an elusive goal: bringing her family together for one last Christmas at home. Published to universal acclaim, Jonathan Franzen’s novel about a post-modern family breaking down in late twent...Amazon2002 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction ShortlistFamily Matters: A NovelRohinton MistryAmazonFragrant HarbourJohn LanchesterAmazonThe Story of Lucy Gault: A NovelWilliam TrevorAmazonUnless: A NovelCarol ShieldsAmazon
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1987 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

1987 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerThe Golden BirdGeorge MacKay BrownThese two long stories are set, like most of George Mackay Brown's work, in Orkney and in a period, the last quarter of the nineteenth century, when the pattern of island life, little changed since Viking times, was beginning to be threatened. The Golden B...Amazon
2003 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, James Tait Black Memorial Prize, James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction

2003 James Tait Black Memorial Prize – Fiction Winner and Nominees

2003 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction WinnerPersonalityAndrew O'HaganDreaming of the day she can escape her Italian immigrant family, Maria Tambini wins a singing contest and is whisked into instant stardom, a situation that forces her into a confrontation with the celebrity lifestyle and pits her against her own body. Repr...Amazon2003 James Tait Black Memorial Prize - Fiction ShortlistMiddlesexJeffrey EugenidesAmazonThe Crimson Petal and the White: A NovelMichel FaberAmazonThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: A NovelMark HaddonAmazon