The Wainwright Prize seeks to reward the best writing on the outdoors, nature and UK-based travel writing and is sponsored by Wainwright Golden Beer.
The prize will be awarded to the work which best reflects Wainwright’s core values of Great British writing and culture and a celebration of the outdoors. The 2017 winner was Where Poppies Blow by John Lewis-Stempel.
The 2018 Longlist was announced earlier this month:
June 5, 2018
The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize for nature writing longlist announced The longlist for the The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize which celebrates the best books about nature, the outdoors and UK travel is announced today, Wednesday 6 June 2018. C …
May 15, 2018
The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize, which celebrates the best books about nature, the outdoors and UK travel announces the judges and 2018 dates for the upcoming prize. Now in its fifth year, The Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize, is awarded annuall …
Finding the UK’s favourite nature book – The launch of Land Lines research into more than 200 years of nature writing
November 6, 2017
Which nature book is a real favourite? Or maybe inspired a life-long love of wildlife? The diversity and influence of nature writing has never been so great and Land Lines, a major new research project, is asking people across the UK to help find the n …