Press Releases for German Book Prize

Anne Weber receives German Book Prize 2020

She receives the award for her novel “Annette, ein Heldinnenepos” (Annette, an Epic of a Heroine”)

Experience the award ceremony live

The award ceremony for the German Book Prize will take place as a live broadcast from the Frankfurt Römer on October 12th

The six finalists

The jury has selected six novels for the shortlist of the German Book Prize 2020

Jury nominates 20 novels

Longlist published / 206 titles were in the running

187 novels submitted, 120 publishers participate

German Book Prize 2020 has set a new record / Hanna Engelmeier is appointed speaker of the jury

The jury members have been selected

Start of the German Book Prize 2020

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