Multiple Nominee Tables

If at first you don’t succeed … try, try again. We keep track of those books which have been nominated multiple times, both those which were ultimately selected and those which have yet to be. These tables are updated monthly.

Winners

The following books were successfully selected after multiple nominations.

Title Noms History
The Stars My Destination 3 May 2004 (DKB), Dec 2007 (DKB), July 2008 (DKB)
To Kill a Mockingbird 3 Nov 2006 (Kay), Nov 2007 (EmmaJ), August 2014 (Miranda)
Blink 2 April 2006 (DKB), Nov 2006 (Kay)
Death and the Penguin 2 June 2006 (EmmaJ), May 2008 (John)
Mrs Dalloway 2 Feb 2005 (John), April 2010 (Anthony)
Strangers on a Train 2 Feb 2010 (Catherine), Dec 2010 (DKB)
The Beautiful and Damned 2 Jan 2012 (John), Dec 2012 (DKB)
The Black Dahlia 2 March 2004 (EmmaJ), Sept 2009 (DKB)
The Fault in our Stars 2 March 2013 (DKB), Dec 2013 (DKB)
The Talented Mr. Ripley 2 Sept 2005 (EmmaJ), Nov 2012 (Catherine)
The White Tiger 2 June 2010 (Baljit), Nov 2011 (Baljit)
What a Carve Up! 2 Sept 2005 (EmmaJ), Nov 2007 (EmmaJ)

 


Losers

The below table shows books which have been nominated multiple times without being selected.

Title Noms History
Between the Acts 3 July 2014 (Anthony), Jan 2016 (Anthony), Dec 2016 (DKB)
A Prayer for Owen Meany 2 Oct 2013 (Miranda), Oct 2016 (Anthony)
Coming Up for Air 2 July 2007 (Anthony), Nov 2016 (Sue)
Empire 2 Sept 2010 (John), July 2013 (John)
God Help the Child 2 May 2016 (Jo), Dec 2016 (DKB)
I Know This Much is True 2 Dec 2014 (DKB), Sept 2016 (DKB)
Lucky Jim 2 Nov 2015 (Baljit), Aug 2007 (Catherine)
Margrave Of The Marshes 2 Nov 2011 (Baljit), April 2014 (John)
Of Love and Hunger 2 July 2007 (Anthony), Oct 2007 (John)
Of Mice and Men 2 March 2009 (John), April 2011 (John)
Raisin in the Sun 2 Dec 2008 (DKB), July 2011 (DKB)
Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books 2 May 2005 (EmmaT), July 2012 (EmmaT)
Rebecca 2 August 2005 (DKB), Feb 2013 (Sue)
Room 2 Dec 2011 (DKB), Feb 2016 (Sue)
The Cellist of Sarajevo 2 Nov 2010 (EmmaJ), Dec 2010 (DKB)
The Golden Notebook 2 Dec 2007 (DKB), Feb 2014 (EmmaT)
The House of Mirth 2 Oct 2012 (Baljit), Dec 2012 (DKB)
The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner 2 June 2004 (John), Nov 2006 (Kay)
The Moon and Sixpence 2 April 2010 (Anthony), May 2011 (Anthony)
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie 2 Sept 2006 (EmmaT), June 2008 (Catherine)
The Rachel Papers 2 Jan 2010 (John), Dec 2010 (DKB)
The Woman in White 2 June 2012 (DKB), Dec 2012 (DKB)
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy 2 June 2004 (John), March 2014 (EmmaJ)
Wide Sargasso Sea 2 Sept 2006 (EmmaT), Jan 2013 (Miranda)