The works must be written or translated into English.
This year's winner will be announced on November 4, chosen from a shortlist of six books that include Margaret Thatcher by Charles Moore, and Return of a King, by William Dalrymple. A Song of Ice and Fire has become much more than a landmark series of books. The winner will be announced on November What was the experience like?
Share this post:. Recipients will have a large corpus of popular work behind them; will have sales figures counted in the millions; will have demonstrated great staying power and longevity; and endeared themselves to Irish booksellers throughout their long careers. The Academy will play a decisive role in selecting titles to be considered for the shortlist — each year the judges will be drawn from its number.
The closing entry is midnight on November