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165 novels in the running © Monique Wüstenhagen
04.04.2018

165 novels in the running

105 publishers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland participating / Christine Lötscher is speaker of the jury

The jury has been selected
06.02.2018

The jury has been selected

Seven jury members for the German Book Prize 2018 have been nominated.

Publishers may submit their titles
06.02.2018

Publishers may submit their titles

The search has started. Starting now, publishers may submit their titles until 23 March 2018.

Robert Menasse wins the German Book Prize 2017 © Christina Weiß
09.10.2017

Robert Menasse wins the German Book Prize 2017

The winner of the German Book Prize 2017 is Robert Menasse for his novel “Die Hauptstadt” (Suhrkamp).

Six novels in the final round © Petra Gass / Börsenverein
12.09.2017

Six novels in the final round

The jury has selected six novels for the shortlist of the German Book Prize 2017.

Listen to the Longlist
15.08.2017

Listen to the Longlist

An audio sample (in German) is available for every nominated novel

Jury nominates 20 novels for the longlist
15.08.2017

Jury nominates 20 novels for the longlist

The jury has chosen the Longlist out of 200 titles.

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