St. Ermin's Hotel Intelligence Book of the Year Award

This annual award for the best new intelligence book of the year is in recognition of St. Ermin's' long connection with the intelligence community. The award is open to all non-fiction titles concerned with the world of intelligence and espionage published in English and which, in the opinion of the judges, adds substantially to the published literature.

  • Intelligence book of the year awards 2013

    Intelligence Book of the Year - Shortlist 2013

    The following titles have been short listed for the St Ermin’s Hotel Intelligence Book of the Year Award 2013, an annual prize offered to all non-fiction titles concerned with the world of intelligence and espionage published in English the year previous and which, in the opinion of the judges, adds substantially to the literature.

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  • Intelligence book of the year award 2012

    Intelligence Book of the Year Award - 2012

    The award is open to all non-fiction titles concerned with the world of intelligence and espionage published in English and which, in the opinion of the judges, adds substantially to the published literature.

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  • Book of the year 2013

    Henry Crumpton - St Ermin's Hotel Intelligence Book of the Year Award 2013

    Henry Crumpton's “The Art of Intelligence : Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service”, “a thoughtful, reflective view on the role of intelligence and the CIA in a very challenging environment, by a highly respected recent retiree of the Clandestine Service,” has won the second St Ermin's Hotel Intelligence Book of the Year Award.

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  • Intelligence book of the year winner 2012

    Vadim Birstein - Intelligence Book of the Year Award 2012

    Vadim Birstein's 'SMERSH – Stalin’s Secret Weapon'*, "unquestionably one of the most comprehensive, insightful contributions to intelligence literature" according to the award judges, has won the inaugural St. Ermin's Hotel Intelligence Book of the Year Award.

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