2016

Longlist

The candidates for the German Book Prize

Background information

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Information on the 20 novels is presented on Facebook: background reports, the opinions of the Book Prize Bloggers and more.

Readings and events with the German Book Prize (c) Claus Setzer

Readings and events with the German Book Prize (c) Claus Setzer

Dates 2016

February 9th: Announcement of the Jury
August 23rd: Longlist
September 20th: Shortlist
October 17th: Award Ceremony

Overview of the nominated novels

Longlist anthologies

The popular "Longlist anthologies" can still be ordered from MVB. For your book store, library or school.

Longlist anthologies

156 novels have been submitted

Submissions

89 publishers presented the jury with their new novels in 2016. In addition, they were able to suggest further titles for the jury to choose from.

Submission Numbers

2016

Germany / Austria / Switzerland
98 Publishers
156 Novels

2016

The jury

The Academy of the German Book Prize selects the members of the jury.

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