Bavarian Book Award 2016
The Bavarian Book Award is launched by the Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels - Landesverband Bayern and supported by the Bavarian Ministry of economy and media, energy and technology. Thus Bavaria being an important place for the media industry is getting a future-oriented media award which will have significance far beyond its borders. A distinguished panel of experts will look at this year’s finest publications in the German speaking market and choose a winner from the categories fiction and non-fiction each. In addition the life’s work of an author is awarded the prize of the minister-president of Bavaria. The meeting of the jury will be open to the public.
The awards ceremony of the Bavarian Book Award 2016 will take place on December 1, 2016 at Allerheilige-Hofkirche of the Münchner Residenz.