Shadow IFFP 2013 reviews

I was late putting this together Last year but thanks the wonderful lisa have been able to make a page with our reviews so far for the 2013 Indpendent Foreign Fiction prizes shadow Jury .I have also followed lisa and add a few other reviews we have enjoyed from round the web .

HE DETOUR by Gerbrand Bakker; trans. David Colmer (Dutch); Harvill Secker

BUNDU by Chris Barnard; trans. Michiel Heyns (Afrikaans); Alma Books

HHhH by Lauren Binet; trans. Sam Taylor (French); Harvill Secker (On order)

TRIESTE by Dasa Drndic; trans. Ellen Elias-Bursac (Croatian); MacLehose

COLD SEA STORIES by Pawel Huelle; trans. Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Polish); Comma

THE MURDER OF HALLAND by Pia Juul; trans. Martin Aitken (Danish); Peirene

THE FALL OF THE STONE CITY by Ismail Kadare; trans. John Hodgson (Albanian); Canongate (On order)

IN PRAISE OF HATRED by Khalid Khalifa; trans. Leri Price (Arabic); Transworld

A DEATH IN THE FAMILY by Karl Ove Knausgaard; trans. Don Bartlett (Norwegian); Harvill Secker;

SATANTANGO by Laszlo Krasznahorkai; trans. George Szirtes (Hungarian); Tuskar Rock

BLACK BAZAAR by Alain Mabanckou; trans. Sarah Ardizzone (French); Serpent’s Tail

THE LAST OF THE VOSTYACHS by Diego Marani; trans. Judith Landry (Italian); Dedalus;

TRAVELLER OF THE CENTURY by Andres Neuman; trans. Nick Caistor & Lorenza Garcia (Spanish); Harvill Secker

SILENT HOUSE by Orhan Pamuk; trans. Robert Finn (Turkish); Faber

THE SOUND OF THINGS FALLING by Juan Garcia Vasquez; trans. Anne McLean (Spanish); Bloomsbury

DUBLINESQUE by Enrique Vilas-Matas; trans. Rosalind Harvey & Anne McLean (Spanish); Harvill Secker 

All book titles link to places to but the book

3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Parrish
    Mar 28, 2013 @ 12:10:10

    Great work. here is a couple more (Traveller of the Century &The murder of Halland) & if Andre Neuman makes the cut which I believe he should I’ve also an interview.


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  3. biblioglobal
    Apr 03, 2013 @ 02:39:16


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