Novels: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Booker Prize 2020 won by Douglas Stuart
Published: November 20, 2020
The Booker Prize of the year 2020 was won by Douglas Stuart for his debut novel “Shuggie Bain”. The shortlist of Booker Prize consisted of five more titles such as Burnt Sugar. The Burnt Sugar was published in India as “Girl in White Cotton”. It also included “The New Wilderness” by Diane Cook, “The Shadow ..
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Jeff Kinney comes out with a book ‘Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid:Rowley Jefferson’s Journal’
Published: April 14, 2019
Jeff Kinney, an eminent author has emerged out with a new book titled “Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson’s Journal”. The book is written from the opinion of Rowley Jefferson, the best friend of ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ supporter Greg Heffley. This book is Jeff Kinney’s first outside of his “Diary of ..
Topics: Creative works • Diary of a Wimpy Kid • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules • Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson's Journal • Films • Greg Heffley • Heather Hills • Jeff Kinney • Novels • Rowley • Wimpy
Sergio Ramirez wins 2017 Cervantes Prize
Published: November 18, 2017
Sergio Ramirez Mercado, the Nicaraguan author and former politician, has won the 2017 Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world’s highest literary honor. He has written more than 20 novels, including “Margarita, esta linda la mar” (Margarita, How Beautiful the Sea), which won Spain’s prestigious Alfaguara award in 1998. The 125,000-euro ($148,000) Cervantes Prize is awarded annually ..