Finalists of the award " are named; the National best seller “Organizing committee of the all-Russian literary award “ the National best seller - 2009 “ on April, 16th declared the list of finalists which by tradition included six books.
Herman Sadulaeva`s novel " became the leader of the list of finalists; the Tablet “ have informed RIA “ News “ organizers of the award. Besides “ Tablets “ typed the maximum 10 points, in shorts - sheet have entered “ Steppe gods “ Andrey Gelasimova, “ Secret life of the Petersburg monuments “ Sergey Nosova, “ the Tankman, or the White tiger “ Ilya Bojashova, “ Kamayev`s Anomaly “ Sergey Samsonov and “ Oil Venus “ Alexander Snegireva. These finalists have received on six points on a ten-mark scale.
organizers of the award have informed that this year rewarding ceremony will take place on June, 7th and for the first time will pass simultaneously in Moscow and St.-Petersburg. Thus between two platforms in these cities the space bridge will be established. In northern capital ceremony by tradition will take place in hotel “ the Astoria “ and the Moscow platform will be defined in the beginning of May. The winner “ the National best seller “ will receive the monetary award at a rate of 225 thousand rbl.