Wednesday, 8 January 2020

EYELANDS BOOK AWARDS 2019 – PRIZES



POETRY
Unpublished: The trembling Tiber / Neal Hall
Published: The Nurseryman / Arthur Allen
MEMOIR – HISTORICAL FICTION
Unpublished: The Man Who Got Out of Japan / Sophie Neville / United Kingdom
Published: Secrets of a Mariachi Violinist-D.R. Ransdell
CHILDREN BOOKS/GRAPHIC NOVELS
Unpublished: There’s an Elephant in my Swimming pool - Gretchen Ryan / United Kingdom
Published: The Mystery of the Never-Ending Universe /Judith Brulo / United Kingdom
SHORT STORIES
Unpublished: A Brief History of Misanthropy by Dean Gessie / Canada
Published: Calls to Distant Places - Peter Jordan / United Kingdom
NOVELS
Unpublished:  Old scores – Robin Martin/ USA
Published: Fukushima Dreams - Zelda Rhiando/ United Kingdom
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GRAND PRIZE FOR PUBLISHED BOOKS
Neighbours and Tourists by Ewa Mazierska /USA (category: Short Stories)
GRAND PRIZE FOR UNPUBLISHED BOOKS
Florissant by P.H.C. Marchesi / USA (category: Children Books/Graphic Novels)

The book that won the Grand Prize for Unpublished Books will be translated in Greek language and published in 2020 from Strange Days Books
The winner of the Grand Prize for Published books wins a Five-day holiday in Athens between 21-25 of May 2020 where she will take her prize in a special ceremony.
Grand prize winners will be the judges for next year’s Eyelands Books Awards 2020 in their prize category

Prize winners will get via mail a special handmade ceramic designed especially for Eyelands Book Awards and a certification document for every prize.
Every prize winner is entitled to a 50% discount stipendium for our 3 Rock Writers’ Residency Program 2020 under the condition that they will send a proposal about a writing project by the end of March 2020.

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