French prizewinners 2016

Literary prizes are a good indicator of the quality of a work of fiction, and a criterion that the Library uses when collecting novels in foreign languages. Books that have won major French prizes are bought every year – see previous lists for 2009-2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

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2016 French prizewinners

Titles and classmarks of the main French prizewinners from 2016 are now available in our catalogue:

Prix Goncourt: Chanson douce : roman by Leïla Slimani, C204.d.9342

Prix Renaudot: Babylone by Yasmina Reza, C204.d.9327

Prix Renaudot essai: Le monde libre by Aude Lancelin, C212.c.3101

Grand prix du roman de l’Académie françaiseLe dernier des nôtres : une histoire d’amour interdite, à l’époque où tout était permis : roman by Adélaïde de Clermont-Tonnerre, C204.d.9321

Prix FeminaLe garçon : roman by Marcus Malte, C204.d.9361

Prix Femina de l’essai: Charlotte Delbo : la vie retrouvée by Ghislaine Dunant, C212.c.3076

Prix Médicis: Laëtitia, ou, La fin des hommes by Ivan Jablonka, C212.c.3100

Prix de Flore: Double nationalité by Nina Yargekov, C204.d.9320

Prix Interallié: Repose-toi sur moi : roman by Serge Joncour, C212.c.3211

Prix Jean Giono & Prix DécembreComment Baptiste est mort : roman by Alain Blottière, C204.d.9341

All can be ordered in the Reading Room.

Anne-Laure Lacour

 

 

 

 

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