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The jury has been selected

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

Archive of the German Book Prize © Claus Setzer

Archive of the German Book Prize © Claus Setzer

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"Archipel" of Inger-Maria Mahlke

The novel of the year 2018

Find here informations and impressions of the award ceremony of the last year.

The novel of the year 2018

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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