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Calendar of Book Awards

Costa Book Awards - Novel Award 
Pure by Andrew Miller
Next award: January 2013

Galaxy National Book Awards 
How To Be A Woman by Caitlin Moran
Next award: January 2013  

T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry

Black Cat Bone by John Burnside
Next award: January 2013 

PEN/Faulkner Award 
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
Next award: March 2013 

Mystery Writers of America (The Edgars)
Gone by Mo Hayder
Next award: April 2013 

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
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A Visit From The Goon Squad by Deborah Egan
No award in 2012  

Commonwealth Writers Prize 
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The Memory of Love by Aminatta Forna
Next award: June 2012 

Even The Dogs by Jon McGregor
Next award: June 2013

Orange Prize
The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
Next award: June 2013

Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction
The Long Song by Andrea Levy
Next award: June 2012

James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Fiction)
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The Lotus Eaters by Tatjana Soli
Next award: August 2012

James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Biography)
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Burying the Bones: Pearl Buck in China
by Hilary Spurling
Next award: August 2012

Frank O'Connor Short Story Award
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Saints and Sinners by Edna O'Brien
Next award: September 2012

Man Booker
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
Next award: October 2012  

Nobel Prize for Literature 
Tomas Transtromer
Next award: October 2012

Irish Book Awards Irish Book of the Year
Solace by Belinda McKeon
Next award: November 2012 

See also:

Trevor / Bowen International Short Story Competition
Crime Writers Association Awards (Daggers)
Romantic Novelists Association Awards
Fish Publishing writing competitions