Well this came out earlier this week but two night shifts really caught me earlier this week so I m a day or two late her is the short list .
- JAMIL AHMAD, Pakistan – The Wandering Falcon (Penguin India/Hamish Hamilton)
- JAHNAVI BARUA, India – Rebirth (Penguin India/Penguin Books)
- RAHUL BHATTACHARYA, India – The Sly Company of People Who Care (Pan Macmillan/Pan Macmillan India/Picador)
- AMITAV GHOSH, India – River of Smoke (John Murray/Penguin India/Hamish Hamilton)
- KYUNG-SOOK SHIN, South Korea – Please Look After Mom (Alfred A. Knopf)
- YAN LIANKE, China – Dream of Ding Village (Grove Atlantic)
- BANANA YOSHIMOTO, Japan – The Lake (Melville House
Here are mine and my fellow Man Asian Shadow jurors reviews of the short lisrted books –
As you see every book has a couple of reviews .I hope to have some of the others review here before the prize day that I ve not got too yet .I ve a favourite in my mind but want to wait and see if the books I ve not read blow me away If any one has spare copies of the river of smoke or lake I d love to borrow or swao them .