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Shortlist 2019 © vntr.media
17.09.2019

Shortlist 2019

The six finalists of the German Book Prize 2019.

Longlist 2019
20.08.2019

Longlist 2019

The jury has chosen: From 199 submissions, they have nominated 20 novels for the German Book Prize 2019.

Publishers submit 173 titles © Sascha Erdmann
04.04.2019

Publishers submit 173 titles

105 publishers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland participating / Jörg
Magenau is speaker of the jury

The jury has been selected
05.02.2019

The jury has been selected

Seven jury members for the German Book Prize 2019 have been nominated.

Publishers may submit their titles
05.02.2019

Publishers may submit their titles

Kickoff for the 15th anniversary: Starting now, publishers may submit their titles until 27 March 2019.

Inger-Maria Mahlke receives the German Book Prize 2018  for her novel “Archipel” (“Archipelago”) © Dagmar Morath
08.10.2018

Inger-Maria Mahlke receives the German Book Prize 2018 for her novel “Archipel” (“Archipelago”)

Börsenverein honours the best German-language novel of the year / Award ceremony with 300 guests in the Frankfurt Römer

Films: These are the finalists
02.10.2018

Films: These are the finalists

Six short films portray the novels and authors on the Shortlist 2018.

Six novels in the final round © Christina Weiß
12.09.2017

Six novels in the final round

The jury has selected six novels for the shortlist of the German Book Prize 2018.

Jury selects 20 novels for the longlist
14.08.2018

Jury selects 20 novels for the longlist

From 199 submissions, the jury has nominated 20 novels for the German Book Prize 2018.

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