Giveaway! George Prochnik’s The Impossible Exile: Stefan Zweig at the End of the World

A giveaway! Come try to win George Prochnik's new biography The Impossible Exile: Stefan Zweig at the End of the World. Read the full post.

By |2014-05-07T22:24:09-04:00May 8th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |2 Comments

National Book Critics Circle Award Winners

The National Book Critics Circle has named their winners. Fiction: Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nonfiction: Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital, by Sherri Fink Poetry: Metaphysical Dog, by Frank Bidart Autobiography: Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti, by Amy Wilentz Biography: Jonathan Swift: His Life and His World, by Leo [...]

By |2014-03-14T00:57:36-04:00March 14th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

2014 Best Translated Book Award Longlist

Today they announced the longlist for this year's Best Translated Book Award. This is my favorite book prize, and I'm excited to dig into this list. Here they are, along with their cover images, their publisher blurb, and links to reviews (which I'll be adding to): The African Shore by Rodrigo Rey Rosa translated from the [...]

By |2015-04-06T15:01:02-04:00March 11th, 2014|Categories: Book Prize News, Uncategorized|1 Comment
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