Posted 7 July 2015
Independent Foreign Fiction Prize to join forces with now annual Man Booker International Prize. As it celebrates its 25th anniversary, the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize is evolving to encourage more...
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Posted 12 March 2015
German translations dominate global line-up including writers from Colombia, Equatorial Guinea, Korea and China. Haruki Murakami and Karl Ove Knausgaard are among 15 authors on the longlist...
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Posted 6 November 2014
Award-winning novelist Helen Oyeyemi, whose novel White is for Witching won a Somerset Maugham award and who was last year named one of Granta's Best Young British Novelists, joins a...
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Posted 22 May 2014
For the first time in its 24-year history, the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize has been won by an Arab writer - Hassan Blasim, for his second short story collection The...
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Posted 7 April 2014
Japanese women writers make the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize shortlist for the first time in its 24 -year history. The two women, Hiromi Kawakami and the 'Japanese Angela Carter' Yoko...
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Posted 26 March 2014
Following on from our events at the fair in the past three years, Book Trust is once again organising a series of children's seminars at this year's London Book Fair...
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Posted 7 March 2014
Karl Ove Knausgaard, Javier Marías, Andreï Makine longlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2014. Karl Ove Knausgaard is on the longlist for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2014 for...
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Posted 5 October 2013
Nadifa Mohamed and Shaun Whiteside on judging panel for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize 2014 Award-winning author Nadifa Mohamed, whose debut novel Black Mamba Boy won the Betty Trask...
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Posted 30 May 2013
IMPAC Dublin Literary Award winner Gerbrand Bakker wins the £10,000 prize with latest novel The Detour. Dutch tale The Detour has been announced as the winner of the 2013 Independent...
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Posted 11 April 2013
A steamy tale of love between two translators makes the shortlist for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Andrés Neuman adds some fire to this year's Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Shortlist...
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