2013 Costa Book Award Winners Announced

Posted on January 7, 2014

Life After Life by Kate Atkinson


The winners of the 2013 Costa Book Awards have been announced. Kate Atkinson won the novel award for Life After Life. The novel was also shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction. The judges describe Life After Life as "astonishing." They say, "this book does everything you could ask for in a work of fiction and so much more."

Here is the complete list of winners: Hilary Mantel won the Costa Novel Award in 2012.

Image: Back Bay Books

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