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British Book Awards

The British Book Awards, referred to as the Nibbies, are awarded annually and chosen by a group of over 150 representatives from all areas of the book trade. The British Book Awards are intended as a celebration of the book and the publishing industry, and are sponsored by companies such as KPMG, Exel Logistics, Ken Follett and The Bookseller. Winners are announced in March.

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Honours and Rewards in the British Empire and Commonwealth | Hardcover

The British Book Awards 2002

Author of the Year 2002 Phillip Pullman

Book of the Year Award Billy by Pamela Stephenson | Hardcover | Audio Cassette | Audio CD

Children’s Book of the Year Award Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer | Hardcover | Paperback | Large Print

Newcomer of the Year: Pete McCarthy for McCarthy's Bar | Hardcover | Paperback

Audiobook of the Year The Laying on of Hands  written and read by Alan Bennett | Hardcover | Audiobook

The British Book Awards 2002 Complete List

Categories: Children's Books | Illustration | Author of the Year - any genre |  Book of the Year- any genre | Lifetime Achievement | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997

British Book Awards Winners 2000

Author of the Year: Nigella Lawson for How to be a Domestic Goddess: Baking and the Art of Comfort Cooking
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Book of the Year: Man & Boy by Tony Parsons | Hardcover | Paperback | Audio Cassette | Audio CD | Large Print

Newcomer of the Year: Zadie Smith for White Teeth | Hardcover | Paperback | Large Print | Audio Cassette | e-book Adobe Reader Download | Audio Book | eBook Microsoft In 2000, Zadie Smith's first novel, White Teeth, won eight major literary awards. List of Awards

Children's Book of the Year: The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman | Hardcover | Paperback | Audio Cassette | e-Book Microsoft | e-book Adobe

Illustrated Book of the Year: The Beatles Anthology | Hardcover

Services to Bookselling Award: Terry Pratchett, author of the Discworld Series | Audio Cassette | Audio CD | DVD | Audio Book

Publisher of the Year Award: Bloomsbury

Lifetime Achievement Award: Ernest Hecht

British Book Awards Winners 1999

Author of the Year: Beryl Bainbridge, author of: Master Georgie | Paperback | Large Print

Book of the Year: Birthday Letters by Ted Hughes, a collection of poems about his marriage to Sylvia Plath | Paperback

Children's Book of the Year: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets | Audio CD | Hardcover | Paperback Audio Cassette | Large Print by J K Rowling

Illustrated Book of the Year: Ethel & Ernest Raymond Briggs | Hardcover

Lifetime Achievement Award: Maeve Binchy

British Book Awards Winners 1998

Book: Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding | Hardcover | Paperback | Audio CD | Audio Cassette | Large Print | Audio Book | e-book Microsoft

Author: Louis de Bernieres Captain Corelli's Mandolin, Senor Viva and the Coca Lord, Troublesome Offspring of Cardinal Guzman, War of Don Emmanuel's Nether Parts

British Book Awards Winners 1997

Book: The Illustrated Longitude by Dava Sobel | Hardcover

Author: Bill Bryson: In a Sunburned Country, I'm a Stranger Here Myself : Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away, Walk in the Woods, Neither Here Nor There, Notes from a Small Island, Mother Tongue: English and How it Got That Way, Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America

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