Month: March 2024

The 2024 International Booker Longlist

Posted March 12, 2024 by Michael @ Knowledge Lost in Literary Prizes / 4 Comments

Adding this here as The International Booker Prize is my favourite literary prize to follow and I secretly hope to read all the books. At the time of posting this, I have not read any of these books, but now to start searching for all the books I currently don’t own.

  • Not a River by Selva Almada (translated by Annie McDermott)
  • Simpatía by Rodrigo Blanco Calderon (translated by Noel Hernández González and Daniel Hahn)
  • Kairos by Jenny Erpenbeck (translated by Michael Hofmann)
  • The Details by Ia Genberg (translated by Kira Josefsson)
  • White Nights by Urszula Honek (translated by Kate Webster)
  • Mater 2-10 by Hwang Sok-yong (translated by Sora Kim-Russell and Youngjae Josephine Bae)
  • A Dictator Calls by Ismail Kadare (translated by John Hodgson)
  • The Silver Bone by Andrey Kurkov (translated by Boris Dralyuk)
  • What I’d Rather Not Think About by Jente Posthuma (translated by Sarah Timmer Harvey)
  • Lost on Me by Veronica Raimo (translated by Leah Janeczko)
  • The House on Via Gemito by Domenico Starnone (translated by Oonagh Stransky)
  • Crooked Plow by Itamar Vieira Junior (translated by Johnny Lorenz)
  • Undiscovered by Gabriela Wiener (translated by Julia Sanches)