x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

Book prize expands literature category

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has split its literature category into two prizes, one for creative literary works and one for criticism.

The Sheikh Zayed Book Award has split its literature category into two prizes, one for creative literary works and one for criticism.

Organisers said the quality and volume of books submitted had been increasing, making it necessary to separate the categories.

Nominations close in September.

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