Matthew Desmond has won the Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction, the biennial PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction and the 2017 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction for EVICTED.
The Zoological Society of London has awarded Tim Birkhead the 2016 Clarivate Analytics Award for Communicating Zoology.
Lisa Williamson has won the senior category of the 2016 Great Reads Award for THE ART OF BEING NORMAL.
Jenny Downham’s novel UNBECOMING (David Fickling Books and Scholastic) has been awarded a Stonewall Honor from the American Library Association 2017.
Violet Moller is seen here between her editor Georgina Morley of Macmillan and her agent Felicity Bryan after winning the 2016 Jerwood Award for Non-Fiction.
THE FALL OF THE OTTOMANS by Eugene Rogan has won the British Army Military History Book of the Year.
Meg Rosoff has received the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the largest international children’s and young adult literature award in the world.
Tim Birkhead has received The Godman-Salvin Medal, given by the British Ornithologists’ Union to an individual as a signal honour for distinguished ornithological work; The Eisenmann Medal given by the Linnaean Society of New York for achievements in Ornithology; the Founders Medal awarded by The Society for the Study of Natural History, in recognition of his contribution to the history and bibliography of natural history; and The Spallanzani Medal given by the Biology of Spermatozoa community for contributions to the study of reproductive biology.