Award Winners

The 2024 Pulitzer Prize Winners

The Pulitzer Prize administration awards prizes across 21 categories in journalism, and the arts each year. Click here for the full list of winners.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2024 Pulitzer Prizes!

Fiction History Biography

Memoir or Autobiography Poetry General Nonfiction

The International Booker Prize 2024


The International Booker Prize is awarded annually for a single book, translated into English and published in the UK or Ireland

Congratulations to this year's winner, Kairos by Jenny Erpenbeck!

The 2024 Edgar Allen Poe Awards

MWA is proud to announce the winners for the 2024 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, nonfiction, and television published or produced in 2023. The 78th Annual Edgar Awards were celebrated on Wednesday, May 1, 2024 in New York City.

The 74th National Book Awards

The mission of the National Book Foundation is to celebrate the best literature in America, expand its audience, and ensure that books have a prominent place in American culture. The National Book Foundation was founded in 1989 to administer the National Book Awards, which has been one of the most prestigious literary prizes in the country since 1950.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2023 National Book Awards!

Fiction Nonfiction Poetry Translated Literature Young People's Literature

The 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize


The Scotiabank Giller Prize now awards $100,000 annually to the author of the best Canadian novel, graphic novel or short story collection published in English, and $10,000 to each of the finalists. The award is named in honour of Jack Rabinovitch's wife, the late literary journalist, Doris Giller

On November 13, 2023, Sarah Bernstein was named the winner of the 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize for her novel, Study for Obedience, published by Knopf Canada, taking home $100,000 courtesy of Scotiabank.

Take a look below for updates on some of the literary world's highest accolades!

The 2024 Youth Media Awards

The 2024 Youth Media Awards were announced on January 22nd during the American Library Association's Lib Learn X in Baltimore, MD

Congratulations to this year's winners!

  The John Newbery Medal The Randolph Caldecott Medal The Michael L. Printz Award  



The 2023 Nobel Prize in Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2023 was awarded to Jon Fosse, "for his innovative plays and prose which give voice to the unsayable"

Congratulations to the 2023 winner Jon Fosse!

The 2023 Heartland Booksellers Awards

The Heartland Booksellers Award is a reflection of handselling at its best, as all the books are selected directly by independent booksellers, and celebrate literature in the Great Lakes and Midwest, with content either about the region, or an author from our region. The Heartland Booksellers Award is a joint award given annually by the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association and the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association

Congratulations to this year's winners!

Fiction Nonfiction Poetry Young Adult/
Middle Grade
Picture Books

The 2023 Women's Prize for Fiction

The Women’s Prize for Fiction is the UK’s most prestigious annual book award celebrating & honouring women’s fiction. Founded in 1996, the Prize was set up to celebrate originality, accessibility & excellence in writing by women and to connect world-class writers with readers everywhere.

Congratulations to this year's winner, Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver!