In Moscow will call the winner of the Russian literary award «Big book»

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National literary prize «Big book» will be awarded at a ceremony at the Pashkov House in Moscow, the nominees eight modern Russian authors, reports a press-service awards.

National literary prize «Big book» was established in 2005 by the Center of support of domestic literature. The author, who took first place will receive 3 million rubles, the second — 1,5 million, the third — 1 million.

«Tuesday will be held the award ceremony of the national literary prize «Big book»… will determine the Winners of the Literary Academy — jury of the award. The jury 111 people: writers, publishers, critics, editors, journalists, businessmen, statesmen and public figures,» — said the press service.

The nominees novels by Alexander Arkhangelsky, «Bureau of verification,» Dmitry Bykov «June» Alexei Vinokurov «People of the black dragon» by Yevgeny Grishkovets «Theatre of despair. Desperate theatre» Oleg Ermakov «rainbow and Heather», Olga Slavnikova, «long Jump», Maria Stepanova «Memory of memory» and Andrew Filimonov «recipes for the creation of the world».

In addition, the ceremony will name the winner of the new prize «Litblog», it will award the best book blogger, who writes about modern Russian literature.

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