Galaxy National Book Awards 2010
The Galaxy National Book Awards is a brand new televised event for autumn 2010 to celebrate and promote authors and the best titles of the year. Just click on a title to see all the shortlisted titles and read a free Opening Extract.
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David Nicholls' One Day has been voted the Galaxy Book of the Year 2010 by the public.
Nicholls said: "I'm both surprised and delighted by the award and would like to thank everyone who took the trouble to vote."
The Awards Ceremony for the inaugural Galaxy National Book of the Year Awards took place in November at the BBC TV studios and were broadcast on More4. The winners of the awards were as follows:
Sainsbury's Popular Fiction Book of the Year - One Day - David Nicholls
More4 Non-Fiction Book of the Year - The Making of Modern Britain - Andrew Marr
National Book Tokens New Writer of the Year - Edmund De Waal for The Hare with Amber Eyes
WHSmith Children's Book of the Year - Zog - Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
Galaxy International Author of the Year - Jonathan Franzen for Freedom
Waterstone's UK Author of the Year - Hilary Mantel for Wolf Hall
Tesco Biography of the Year - The Fry Chronicles - Stephen Fry
Tesco Food & Drink Book of the Year - Plenty - Yotam Ottolenghi
Edmund de Waal