Novel of the year 2019

The jury has chosen

The winner of the German Book Prize 2019 is Saša Stanišić for his novel “Herkunft” © vntr.media

The winner of the German Book Prize 2019 is Saša Stanišić for his novel “Herkunft” © vntr.media

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News

Read here current news about the German Book Prize and its milestones

The nominees of the shortlist © vntr.media

The nominees of the shortlist © vntr.media

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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Events

Readings with the prize winner and the nominees © Monique Wüstenhagen

Events

2019 Impressions

The award ceremony 2019 14 October

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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