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24 October 2021

The Gaelic Literature Awards 2021

17 September 2021

The winners of the Gaelic Literature Awards 2021 (organised by the Gaelic Books Council) were announced on Thursday 16 September 2021. Catch-up on the event which was live streamed on YouTube here.

Congratulations to all the winners:

Best Book for Children/Young People
Òran mo Sheanar by Catriona Lexy Campbell, illustrated by Eilidh Muldoon (Acair)

The Derick Thomson Prize for Best Poetry Book (sponsored by The Scottish Poetry Library)
100 Dàn as Fheàrr Leinn / 100 Favourite Gaelic Poems, ed. Peter Mackay & Jo MacDonald (Luath Press)

The Highland Society of London Prize for Best Fiction Book
Fon Choill by Calum L. MacLeod (CLÀR)

The Donald Meek Award for Best Non-fiction Book
Dràma na Gàidhlig: Ceud Bliadhna air an Àrd-ùrlar / A Century of Gaelic Drama, ed. Michelle Macleod (Association for Scottish Literary Studies)

Best Unpublished Manuscript for Children/Young People (in association with Acair)
Curstag a' Chearc Ruadh by Liam Alasdair Crouse

Best Unpublished Manuscript for Adults
A' Ruith Eadar Dà Dhràgon by Martin MacIntyre