Ten Epigram Books titles shortlisted in this year’s Singapore Book Awards March 30 2017

We are happy to announce that ten of our titles have been shortlisted over five award categories in the 2017 Singapore Book Awards. They are:

Best Book Cover Design

Best Illustrated Non-Fiction Title

Best Fiction Title

Best Middle Grade/Young Adult Title

Best Children’s Picture Book

The Singapore Book Awards is an industry award for books published in Singapore. Into its third edition, the awards shine the spotlight on the quality of published works and celebrate the achievements of the local publishing industry.

Epigram Books also had ten nominations for the 2016 edition of the Awards, and took home four awards, including Best Fiction Title for Amanda Lee Koe's Ministry of Moral Panic,  Best Young Adults' Title for Chew Chia Shao Wei's The Rock And The Bird, and  Sonny Liew's The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye for Book Of The Year. A special cover edition of Sonny's graphic novel also won Best Book Cover Design.

This year’s award winners will be announced at an Awards Ceremony to be held on the evening of Thursday, 20 April 2017 at the Pan Pacific Singapore.