Biography - Book Awards

Book Awards

Several countries offer an annual prize for writing a biography such as the:

  • Drainie-Taylor Biography Prize – Canada
  • National Biography Award – Australia
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography – United States
  • Whitbread Prize for Best Biography – United Kingdom
  • J. R. Ackerley Prize for Autobiography – United Kingdom
  • Prix Goncourt de la Biographie – France.

Different Types Of Biographies

A. popular biographies

B. historical biographies

C. literary biographies

D. reference biographies

E. fictional biographies

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