2019

Shortlist

The candidates for the German Book Prize

First jury meeting in the house of the book © Sascha Erdmann

First jury meeting in the house of the book © Sascha Erdmann

The novel of the year will be announced in October

Dates 2019

5th February: Announcement of the judges
20th August: Announcement of the Longlist
17th September: Announcement of the Shortlist
14th October: Award ceremony

Readings with the nominees © Christina Weiß

Readings with the nominees © Christina Weiß

Find here all 20 novels nominated for the German Book Prize 2019 © vntr.media

Find here all 20 novels nominated for the German Book Prize 2019 © vntr.media

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Submission Numbers

2019

Germany / Austria / Switzerland
105 Publishers
173 Novels

2019

The jury

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

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