- Andrew Brown wins Book Prize for Fishing in Utopia
- Patrick Cockburn wins Journalism Prize for London Review of Books and The Independent
- Jack Night wins Special Prize for Blogs for NightJack – An English Detective
- Judges award additional Special Prize to Tony Judt
The winners of the Orwell Prize 2009 were announced on Wednesday 22nd April 2009 from 7pm at a ceremony at the Foreign Press Association, London. Click here for the full press release and more reaction.