The 2013 Pulitzer Prize for fiction was awarded to Adam Johnson for The Orphan Master’s Son. Remember what happened last year; despite that, I’m happy to see that one of the books on the 2012 Pulitzer fiction shortlist has been nominated for an international award. Do you see which one it is below?
Ten novels have been shortlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.
City of Bohane by Kevin Barry
The Map and the Territory by Michel Houellebecq
Pure by Andrew Miller
1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
The Tragedy of Arthur by Arthur Phillips
Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
From the Mouth of the Whale by Sjón
The Faster I Walk, The Smaller I Am by Kjersti Skomsvold
Caesarion by Tommy Wieringa