Monthly Archives: October 2014

Deadline for Submission of Manuscripts

Deadline for Submission: All manuscripts must be submitted by publishers to the Ghana Book Trust office on or before 5pm on 30th June 2015. Please send one soft (electronic) copy on a CD or to [] and five (5) hard copies to the address listed below. The publisher should add a cover letter with author […]

Burt Award Winners

2012 winners-The Ghana Book Trust and CODE wish to announce the results of the 2012 Burt Award competition as follows: 1st prize- GH¢17,746.20 ”The Dorm Challenge” by Elizabeth-Irene Baitie Published by Kwadwoan Publishers 2nd prize- GH¢ 13,802.60 ”When Shackles Fall” by Ruby Y. Goka Published by Tecmate Publishers 3rd prize – GH ¢9,859.00 ” Escape […]

Burt Award 2009 Winners

RECOMMENDATION FOR WINNING ENTRANT MANUSCRIPTS BILL BURT AWARD FOR AFRICAN LITERATURE 2009 COMPETITION At their three-day workshop held at Miklin Hotel, Accra from 23rd – 25th June, the Jurors for the Bill Burt Award for African Literature 2009 Competition, recommended the following as the winning manuscripts arranged in descending order of quality: “A” LIST “The […]

Genevieve Eba-Polley, Executive Director

Mrs. Genevieve Eba-Polley – Executive Director, has worked with the Institute of Economic Affairs and the Centre for Policy Analysis as a Programme Co-ordinator before joining the Ghana Book Trust. She has managed projects with major development partners including the European Union, World Bank, UKAid and multi-donor agencies like Ghana Research and Advocacy Program (G-RAP) […]

John Acquah – Manager (Accra)

John Acquah, Manager, Accra has been with the GBT since 1997.   He is the Coordinator of the Book Program and responsible for procurement of local and donated imported books.