In 2022, the getAbstract International Book Award will present five prizes in three categories to outstanding business books:
In the main category Business Impact, our expert jury awards one English- and one German-language publication with prize money of USD/EUR 10,000 each. Click here to discover the German nominees.
The getAbstract International Book Award has been presented annually since 2001 to books that offer brilliant contributions to current economic, social and entrepreneurial topics. Here is our list of previous winners.
In 2022, the prize will be awarded in cooperation with the German business magazine brand eins for the second time. The award ceremony will take place on the occasion of the Frankfurt Book Fair in October 2022.
Nominated for the "Business Impact" Category
Harper Wave, 2021
Language scholar Amanda Montell also wrote Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language. In 2021, she created and cohosted the podcast Sounds Like A Cult.
MIT Press, 2021
Jeff Desjardins is editor-in-chief of Visual Capitalist, a media site that creates and curates visuals about business and investing.
Books That Made a Difference This Year
Simon & Schuster, 2021
The ChancellorSimon & Schuster
New York Times best-selling author Kati Marton’s books include Enemies of the People – a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award – Hidden Power, True Believer and the memoir Paris: A Love Story.
Kogan Page, 2021