Ceremony October 17th 2016
Until March 24, Publishers may submit their new titles for the German Book Prize 2016. Terms and conditions
News on the German Book Prize
February 9th: Announcement of the Jury
August 23rd: Longlist
September 20th: Shortlist
October 17th: Award Ceremony
In the archives (only in German), you can search the prize's history by author, Jury, title and publisher.
Frank Witzel won the German Book Prize 2015 with his novel "Die Erfindung der Roten Armee Fraktion durch einen manisch-depressiven Teenager im Jahr 1969". © Claus Setzer / Börsenverein
The Academy of the German Book Prize selects the members of the jury.