At the end of each year, after a thorough and meticulous analysis of the sales provided by the publishing houses, bookstores and other distribution channels operating across Georgia, Georgian Publishers and Booksellers Association reveals and awards the bestseller books of the year.
This year was no exception as the bestseller books of 2020 were revealed in 6 main nominations:
Nomination: Bestselling Book by a Georgian Author (fiction)
Winner: Tamta Melashvili, “Blackbird, blackbird, blackberry (original title: შაშვი, შაშვი, მაყვალი)
Nomination: Bestselling Book Translated into Georgian (fiction)
Winner: Agatha Christie, Villa Nachtigall, Translator Paata Chkheidze, Palitra L Publishing
Nomination: Bestselling YA Fiction Book by Contemporary Georgian Author.
Winner: Toressa Mossy, "Ordroshobana" Intelekti Publishing
Nomination: Bestselling Children's Book By Gerogian Author
Winner: Guram Petriashvili, Palitra L Publishing
Nomination: Bestselling Children's Book Translated into Georgian
Winner: A Boy at the Back of the Class, Onjali Rauf, Translator Maia Tsitsadze, Sulakauri Publishing
Nomination: Bestselling Non-fiction Book
Winner: Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari, Translator Nika Samushia, Sulakauri Publishing
Georgian Publishers and Booksellers Association has awarded the 2020 bestseller authors and translators with diplomas and gifts.