The British Book Awards 2019 Independent Publisher of the Year


We are happy to announce that Faber & Faber has won Independent Publisher of the Year at the 2019 British Book Awards!

Faber scooped Independent Publisher of the Year for the second year in a row, after taking the top prize at the IPG Independent Publishing Awards earlier this month, having “delivered commercial and critical success in equal measure”.

The rest of the winners and more information can be found here.

Normal People

by Sally Rooney

Sally Rooney set the books world buzzing in 2017 with her debut Conversations With Friends; Normal People is a girl-meets-boy story with a difference, interrogating the difficulties of sincere communication in a complicated, post-ironic world.

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by Leila Slimani

The number-one bestseller and winner of the Prix Goncourt - a compulsive, riveting and bravely observed exploration of power, class, race, domesticity and motherhood.

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