UK National Book Awards Winners 2013

The winners of the UK’s Specsavers National Book Awards 2013 have been announced and awarded tonight and are listed below.  The public vote or the Specsavers National Book of the Year now begins.

audible.co.uk Audiobook of the Year

  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. Narrated by Neil Gaiman

Biography / Autobiography of the Year

  • David Jason: My Life by David Jason

National Book Tokens Children’s Book of the Year

  • Demon Dentist by David Walliams

Crime Thriller of the Year

  • The Carrier by Sophie Hannah

Food & Drink Book of the Year

  • EAT: The Little Book of Fast Food by Nigel Slater

Specsavers Popular Fiction Book of the Year

  • An Officer And A Spy by Robert Harris

magic fm Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year

  • I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai & Christina Lamb

@booksaremybag New Writer of the Year

  • Tigers in Red Weather by Liza Klaussman

International Author of the Year is Gillian Flynn.

UK Author of the Year is Kate Atkinson.