Melissa Nathan

The Melissa Nathan Award For Comedy Romance has been set up by Melissa’s husband, Andrew Saffron – honouring the criteria that Melissa drew up herself very shortly before she died. She wanted to encourage and reward writers who can combine in a novel the magical, life-enhancing elements of humour and love.

 

Nominierung 2011

Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: A Novel

Melissa Nathan 2011

von Helen Simonson

BONUS: This edition contains a Major Pettigrew's Last Stand discussion guide.

You are about to travel to Edgecombe St. Mary, a small village in the English countryside filled with rolling hills, thatched cottages,...


Nominierung 2010

Moonlight in Odessa: A Novel

Melissa Nathan 2010

von Janet Skeslien Charles

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian meets Desperate Housewives in this exploration of the booming business of Russian e-mail-order brides, an industry where love and marriage collide with sex and commerce....


Nominierung 2009

The Marriage Bureau for Rich People

Melissa Nathan 2009

von Farahad Zama

Bored with retirement, Mr. Ali sets up a desk, puts up a sign, and waits for customers for his new matchmaking business. Some clients are a mystery. Some are a challenge. Mr. Ali's assistant, Aruna, finds it...


Nominierung 2007

Anybody Out There?

Walsh Family #4

Melissa Nathan 2007

von Marian Keyes

Bestselling author Marian Keyes has delighted readers with the lives, loves, and foibles of the irrepressible Walsh sisters and their eccentric mammy. In this Life in the Big Apple is perfect for Anna. She has...