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Allegra Goodman: “La Vita Nuova”

This week’s New Yorker fiction is Allegra Goodman’s “La Vita Nuova.” Read the full post.

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J.G. Farrell: Troubles

Trevor reviews J.G. Farrell’s 1970 novel, Troubles. Read the full post.

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Roberto Bolaño: Antwerp

Trevor reviews Roberto Bolaño’s Antwerp, translated from the Spanish by Natasha Wimmer. Read the full post.

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Orange Prize Shortlist Announced

The shortlist for this year’s Orange Prize has been announced. Read the full post.

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E.L. Doctorow: “Edgemont Drive”

This week’s New Yorker fiction is E.L. Doctorow’s “Edgemont Drive.” Read the full post.

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Dezsö Kosztolányi: Skylark

Trevor reviews Dezsö Kosztolányi’s 1924 novel, Skylark, translated from the Hungarian by Richard Aczel. Read the full post.

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Donald Barthelme: “Affection”

Trevor looks at Donald Barthelme’s “Affection,” first published in the November 7, 1983 issue of The New Yorker. Read the full post.

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Independent Foreign Fiction Award Shortlist

The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize shortlist has been announced. Read the full post.

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Paul Harding: Tinkers

Trevor reviews Paul Harding’s Tinkers. Read the full post.

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Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Announced

This year’s Pulitzer Prize winner has been announced. Read the full post.

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Roberto Bolaño: “The Prefiguration of Lalo Cura”

This week’s New Yorker fiction is Roberto Bolaño’s “The Prefiguration of Lalo Cura.” Read the full post.

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International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Shortlist

The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award shortlist has been announced. Read the full post.

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Gail Hareven: The Confessions of Noa Weber

Trevor reviews Gail Hareven’s The Confessions of Noa Weber, translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. Read the full post.