Submission of Entries 2019


The trustees of the Boardman Tasker Charitable Trust invite publishers to make submissions for the 2019 Boardman Tasker Award. Please read the full rules before making any submissions.

Books with mountain, not necessarily mountaineering, theme whether fiction, non-fiction, drama or poetry, written in the English language (initially or in translation) will be eligible. The entry must be in book format, and not in the format of a magazine or other periodical or anthology.

The Prize will be awarded for a work published or distributed in the United Kingdom for the first time between 1st August 2018 and 31st July 2019.

Books should be submitted as soon as they are available, but by 1st August 2019 at the latest. Publishers are invited to send four copies of each book entered (or page-proofs if necessary) with an entry form for each title. No restriction is made on the number of entries each publisher may make.