A literary award for a book review?? This is news to me! The Hatchet Job of the Year award is a new literary prize that "will be presented to the author of the angriest, funniest, most trenchant book review of the past twelve months."
According to the The Hatchet Job of the Year website, the goal of this new literary award is "to raise the profile of professional critics and to promote integrity and wit in literary journalism." Click on the highlighted link above to learn more about The Hatchet Job of the Year and also see the book reviews shortlisted for this award.