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Finalists announced for The Man Booker International 2011

News from The Man Booker Prize website: Thirteen writers have made it on to the judges’ list of finalists under serious consideration for the fourth Man Booker International Prize, the £60,000 award which recognises one writer for his or her achievement in fiction. The authors come from eight countries, five are published in translation and there are four women on the list. One writer has... Read more

by | March 30, 2011

Nemesis by Philip Roth

A new book by Philip Roth is worth noting. Reviewers certainly take note. Watch as they rush in to offer their opinion of a novel many literate people will read regardless of the reviews it attracts. When a reviewer says of a new novel by Philip Roth, it’s not his best or, he has written better novels, we know what they mean – if this was offered to us as the work of a debut novelis... Read more

by | October 3, 2010