Part of the Newcastle Poetry Festival
For a young woman in publishing
For a writer under 40, and worth £30,000 to the winner
Worth £40,000 to the winner; the shortlisted runners-up will each receive £4,000
Including the Last Laugh award and the eDunnit award
Worth £3,000 to the winner
Voted for by the public
A.g.m. followed by panel discussion on books in translation, with Daniel Hahn, Joy Court, Sarah Ardizzone and Helen Wang, winner of the Marsh Award 2017.
The categories are Autobiography (longlist announced on 8 December), Cricket Book, Football Book, Cycling Book, Rugby Book, General Outstanding Sports Writing, Illustrated Book, New Writer, Biography, and International Autobiography.
Worth £20,000 to the winner