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RCW authors shortlisted for 2024 British Book Awards

The shortlist for The British Book Awards 2024, also known as the Nibbies, has been announced. Chris van Tulleken is shortlisted in the Non-Fiction: Lifestyle & Illustrated category for his debut Ultra-Processed People (Cornerstone Press); Alice Oseman is shortlisted in the Children's Illustrated category for Heartstopper Volume 5 (Hachette Children's Books); Katherine Rundell and A.F. Steadman are both shortlisted in the Children's Fiction Book of the Year category for Impossible Creatures (Bloomsbury) and Skandar and the Phantom Rider (Simon & Schuster) respectively; and Katherine Rundell is shortlisted again in the Audiobook Fiction category with Impossible Creatures narrated by Samuel West, alongside the audiobook edition for Poor Things by Alasdair Gray, narrated by Russ Bain and Kathryn Drysdale (published by W.F. Howes).

​The 12 category winners, and the winner of Overall Book of the Year, will be unveiled at a ceremony at Grosvenor House London on Monday 13th May. The category awards will be nominated by separate panels, with judges including Toby Jones, Nihal Arthanayake, Lorraine Kelly, Adrian Chiles and Yinka Bokinni, as well as Candice Brathwaite and Diana Evans.

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