1. The Baillie Gifford Prize 2021 Judges are announced.

  2. Sunday Times literary editor Andrew Holgate is the Chair of judges and is joined by award-winning novelist Sara Collins, physicist, writer and broadcaster Dr Helen Czerski, biographer and critic Kathryn Hughes, author and TV and radio presenter Johny Pitts, and historian and writer Dominic Sandbrook.

    The winner of the 2021 Prize will be announced on 16 November 2021, following the longlist announcement in September and shortlist in October.

    Learn more about the Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction here.

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