2019 Timetable

5 November 2018

Nominations published

19 February 2019

Longlist announcement

19 March 2019

Shortlist announcement

19 March 2019

Start of Shadowing:


Shadowing group reading, reviews & shadowing activity

18 June 2019

2019 Medal winners' announcement – starting at midday

July to September 2019

2019 Shadowing survey

Shadowing website and resources

The shadowing website remains open year round. You can sign up as a group leader at any time to explore the website and resources most useful for your reading group.

The core shadowing activity takes place between the shortlists' and winners' announcements each year. Following the announcement of the shortlists, all features, functions and book information is updated on the website to reflect the new shortlist.