Awards and Prizes

The 16th Orange fiction prize was won by Téa Obreht with The Tiger's Wife. Click here to find out more. 
Guardian First Books Award 2010

The shortlist for the Guardian first book award had unorthodox and challenging books and the prize was awarded by a destinguisehed panel of judges and five of Waterstone's reading groups cast one vote between them too. Claire Armitstead, the Guardian's literary editor chaired the panel. Click here to see the shortlist.

The winner of the prize was announced on 1 December and was Romantic Moderns Widgets