30 October 2018
Zoe Ball with Specsavers National Book Awards logo

After a three year hiatus the Specsavers National Book Awards have returned for 2018, with 23 Penguin Random House titles on the shortlist. 

Designed to celebrate the best and most popular books of the year, the award ceremony will be held on Tuesday 20 November and presented by Zoe Ball. Take a look at the shortlist below.

Non-fiction shortlist

Children's shortlist

Young Adult shortlist

International Author shortlist

New Writer shortlist


Highlights of the awards will be shown on the Zoe Ball on Saturday and Zoe Ball on Sunday Christmas specials on ITV1 on 22nd and 23rd December.

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