Literary prizes and book awards

This page links you to winners and nominees for a range of book prizes and awards.

Christchurch City Libraries lists literary prize winners and links to catalogue searches, but we may not hold copies of all titles mentioned.

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New Zealand

Writing Prizes

These are awards for essays and/or unpublished works.

International

Authors

Prizes awarded for the author’s body of work.

Fiction

Genre fiction: mystery, horror, crime, fantasy and science fiction

Lists

New Writers

Non-fiction

Poetry

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