2014 Best Translated Book Award Longlist

The list is up!  I’ll be talking about these books a lot over the next few weeks.  But today- for your reading pleasure – the 2014 Best Translated Book Award Fiction Longlist.*

My Struggle by Karl Ove KnausgaardTextileTirzathe_missing_year9780307960726A True Novel SlipcaseCommentarySjón; Translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb The Whispering MuseThe Forbidden KingdomOUPress.Data.Entities.ImageImage of The Devil's WorkshopEndoflove_cover_final

*Aren’t they pretty?

5 thoughts on “2014 Best Translated Book Award Longlist

    1. The Ferrante title is the one I’m most looking forward to. I was thinking of giving a copy of My Brilliant Friend to a dear friend – we grew up together and every time I see that title I think of her. But, not having read it yet, I’m worried about it being appropriate. So often novels about female friendships end in betrayal, etc.


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