Costa Awards 2008The category winners of the Costa Awards for 2008 were announced on 5 January 2009, with the overall winner – Sebastian Barry’s The Secret Scripture – revealed on 27 January. Pick up the shortlist and see if you agree with the judges!
Adam Foulds’s book-length narrative poem is set during the Mau Mau rebellion in the 1950s. When Tom returns from Britain to his family’s farm in Ke... See details
Category winner for the Costa Book Awards First Novel, Sadie Jones’s assured debut was also shortlisted for the Orange Broadband Prize in 2008. See details