Christchurch City Libraries has a chance every year to influence the largest and most international literary prize by nominating three books for The International DUBLIN Literary Award.
The International DUBLIN Literary Award is presented annually for a novel written in English or translated into English. The Award is sponsored by Dublin City Council, the municipal government of Dublin, and administered by Dublin City Public Libraries. The Award aims to promote excellence in world literature. Nominations are submitted by library systems in major cities throughout the world.
Go to our International DUBLIN Literary Award page.
Our selection: 2021
Auē by Becky Manawatu, published by Mākaro Press
Kia ora from Tūranga, Christchurch City, New Zealand!
— DUBLIN Literary Award (@DublinLitAward) March 24, 2021
Our selections: 2020
- The Silence of the Girls Pat Barker
- Normal People Sally Rooney
- Money in the Morgue Stella Duffy and Ngaio Marsh
Our selections: 2019
Our selections: 2018
Our selections: 2017
Blindsight Maurice Gee
Book book Fiona Farrell