Ceremony October 17th 2016
Readings and events with the German Book Prize © Claus Setzer
February 9th: Announcement of the Jury
August 23rd: Longlist
September 20th: Shortlist
October 17th: Award Ceremony
Discover the longlisted novels. Photo © Monique Wüstenhagen
Information on the 20 novels on Facebook: background reports, the opinions of the Book Prize Bloggers and more. © Photo Monique Wüstenhagen
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.
The Academy of the German Book Prize selects the members of the jury.