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Man Booker International Prize 2015 shortlist

March 24th, 2015

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The Man Booker International Prize 2015 finalists have been announced! The ten authors on the list are: - César Aira (Argentina) - Hoda Barakat (Lebanon) - Maryse Condé (Guadeloupe) - Mia Couto (Mozambique) - Amitav Ghosh (India) - Fanny...

The Philosopher and the Window Cleaner

February 27th, 2015

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Alex Christofi, author of Glass, tells us about the odd couple that inspired a relationship in his debut novel. In my first novel, Glass, my main character strikes up a friendship with...

A glittering, dangerous edge: Jean-Patrick’s The Gunman and Fatale

February 27th, 2015

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Next month we’re bringing out two classic Jean-Patrick Manchette novels, The Gunman and Fatale. Assistant editor Nick Sheerin explains what it is that makes them so intricate and compelling, and what sets...

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