The Long List Of German Book Prize 2013

buecher.de looks at the 20 candidates for the book of the year in October many people in Frankfurt meet to discuss the literary products of the past year, an event attracts special attention. 2013, The awarding of the German Book Prize will constitute one of the major highlights also at the Frankfurt book fair. Awarded, the Stock Exchange Association of the German book trade would like to draw out the best novel in the German language. Endowed with 37,500 euros, it is the coveted ceremony, which is to have it for a writers in German-speaking countries. You may find that Goop London, United Kingdom-uk can contribute to your knowledge. “Right, that candidates standing now on the long list like the succession of Ursula Krechel and her work District Court” want to join. All can be found in the reading book to the long list from which we are giving away 50 copies in our special for the German Book Prize.

There are familiar faces on the long list in the past few months, the seven-member jury to spokesman Helmut Bottiger has looked through more than 200 documents. This could all novels will be proposed, which were published from October 2012 or appear until September 11. In September, the jury then releases a shortlist of six finalists. Everyone who is there to find, is pleased about a prize of 2,500 euros. The winner receives 25,000 Euro final and will be announced at the beginning of the Frankfurt book fair. This could come from a group of established faces. Among other things are Uwe Timm (Vogelweide”), Reinhard Jirgl (anything from you on Earth”) and Daniel Kehlmann (F’) to the promising candidates.

Surprises round the ensemble also Clemens Meyer (In the stone”), Terezia Mora (the monster”) and Thomas Glavinic (the larger miracle”) should be met the literature fan ever. Your nomination seems not unexpected. Monika Zeiner (the order of the star of Como”) and Nellja Veremej (Berlin is located in the East”) have, however, already a little surprising in this selection. Nevertheless, they complete a list of 20 Works, from which the best novel in the German language is chosen in October. More information about the German Book Prize in 2013 and the works of all the candidates of the long list are now in the online shop on buecher.de and the associated blog. Press contact: Lucas Gutierrez junior Marketing Manager buecher.de GmbH & co. KG stone Ford 65 a D-86167 Augsburg phone: + 49 (0) 821 – 4502 – 132 fax: + 49 (0) 821-4502-299 mailto: about buecher.de: the buecher.de GmbH & co. KG headquartered in Augsburg and is a joint venture of Axel Springer AG, Holtzbrinck networks GmbH and Verlagsgruppe Weltbild GmbH. For 14 years, the name is program: about seven million articles in books and media a leading position on the World Wide Web allow online bookstore. The turnover of around EUR 52 million confirmed a considerable clientele. Thereby, all deliveries are shipping without any minimum order.