Winner of the East Anglian Book Award for Poetry
Posted on 7 November 2016
Especially in a region so rich with fantastic writers, and many excellent books out this year, it was wonderful to have both the design and the words honoured.
The overall winner, for East Anglian Book of the Year, went to 'The Crime Writer' by Jill Dawson.
The winners of each category were:
Biography & Memoir
Jumpin’ Jack Flash by Keiron Pim (Jonathan Cape)
History & Tradition
Heyday: Britain and the Birth of the Modern World by Ben Wilson (Weidenfeld & Nicolson)
The Print Museum by Heidi Williamson (Bloodaxe)
The Crime Writer by Jill Dawson (Hodder & Stoughton)
Lost Country Houses of Norfolk: History, Archaeology and Myth by Tom Williamson, Ivan Ringwood and Sarah Spooner (Boydell & Brewer)
The Mal Peet Children’s Book Award
Longbow Girl by Linda Davies (Chicken House)