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Jean-Paul Dubois Wins the 2019 Prix Goncourt for Novel Set in a Canadian Prison
November 5, 2019 at 2:19 am

Widely termed 'melancholy,' the 2019 Prix Goncourt-winning novel by Jean-Paul Dubois is set in a Montreal prison and looks at North American life and values. The post Jean-Paul Dubois Wins the 2019 Prix Goncourt for Novel Set in a Canadian Prison appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Four Debuts Shortlisted for UK’s Times/Warwick Young Writer Award
November 5, 2019 at 1:45 am

Two titles from Hachette imprints, one from Pan Macmillan and one from Penned in the Margins are shortlisted for this year's Young Writer of the Year Award. The post Four Debuts Shortlisted for UK’s Times/Warwick Young Writer Award appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

China Bestsellers for September 2019: Patriotism and Back to School
November 4, 2019 at 1:30 am

China's bestselling books of September reflect celebrations of the People's Republic's 70th National Day and the opening of the autumn school semester. The post China Bestsellers for September 2019: Patriotism and Back to School appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Amazon Literary Partnership Is Open for 2020 Grant Applications
November 4, 2019 at 1:15 am

Since 2009, Amazon Literary Partnership funding nonprofit organizations supporting authors' work and development has made more than US$12 million in grants. The post Amazon Literary Partnership Is Open for 2020 Grant Applications appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.