Awards & Winners

Hilary Mantel

Date of Birth 06-July-1952
Place of Birth Glossop
(United Kingdom)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Hilary Mary Mantel, Hilary Mary Thompson
Profession Novelist, Writer, Critic, Essayist
Hilary Mary Mantel CBE is an English writer whose work ranges in subject from personal memoir and short story to historical fiction and essay. She has twice been awarded the Booker Prize. She won her first Booker Prize for the 2009 novel, Wolf Hall, a fictional account of Thomas Cromwell's rise to power in the court of Henry VIII. She won her second Booker Prize for the 2012 novel, Bring Up the Bodies, the second instalment of the Thomas Cromwell trilogy. Mantel was the first woman to receive the award twice, following in the footsteps of J. M. Coetzee, Peter Carey and J. G. Farrell. The third installment to the Thomas Cromwell trilogy, The Mirror and the Light, is set to be published in 2015.

Awards by Hilary Mantel

Check all the awards nominated and won by Hilary Mantel.


Man Booker Prize
Honored for : Bring Up the Bodies

Nominations 2012 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Man Booker Prize Bring Up the Bodies


National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction
Honored for : Wolf Hall
Man Booker Prize
Honored for : Wolf Hall

Nominations 2009 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Man Booker Prize Wolf Hall