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The longlist for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize has been announced

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  1. Yugioh_Mishima Link
    The list, formatted as Author (Original Language / Country), Translator, Title (Publisher) Jokha Alharthi (Arabic / Omani), Marilyn Booth, Celestial Bodies (Sandstone Press Ltd) Can Xue (Chinese /...

    The list, formatted as Author (Original Language / Country), Translator, Title (Publisher)

    • Jokha Alharthi (Arabic / Omani), Marilyn Booth, Celestial Bodies (Sandstone Press Ltd)
    • Can Xue (Chinese / Chinese), Annelise Finegan Wasmoen, Love In The New Millennium (Yale University Press)
    • Annie Ernaux (French / French), Alison L. Strayer, The Years (Fitzcarraldo Editions)
    • Hwang Sok-yong (Korean / Korean), Sora Kim-Russell, At Dusk (Scribe, UK)
    • Mazen Maarouf (Arabic / Icelandic and Palestinian), Jonathan Wright, Jokes For The Gunmen (Granta, Portobello Books)
    • Hubert Mingarelli (French / French), Sam Taylor, Four Soldiers (Granta, Portobello Books)
    • Marion Poschmann (German / German), Jen Calleja, The Pine Islands (Profile Books, Serpent's Tail)
    • Samanta Schweblin (Spanish / Argentine and Italian), Megan McDowell, Mouthful Of Birds (Oneworld)
    • Sara Stridsberg (Swedish / Swedish), Deborah Bragan-Turner, The Faculty Of Dreams (Quercus, MacLehose Press)
    • Olga Tokarczuk (Polish / Polish), Antonia Lloyd-Jones, Drive Your Plow Over The Bones Of The Dead (Fitzcarraldo Editions)
    • Juan Gabriel Vásquez (Spanish / Colombian), Anne McLean, The Shape Of The Ruins (Quercus, MacLehose Press)
    • Tommy Wieringa (Dutch / Dutch), Sam Garrett, The Death Of Murat Idrissi (Scribe, UK)
    • Alia Trabucco Zeran (Spanish / Chilean), Sophie Hughes, The Remainder (And Other Stories)

    Lots of women and indie presses is good stuff, but I haven't read any of them yet.