Posted on 04/11/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We imagine reader reaction to the Man Booker International Prize shortlist could be a number of emotions — indifference, mild interest, affront, or anticipation among them.

No need to read on if the former two were yours, but if you were miffed at a favorite book’s exclusion or if your appetite was whetted for translated literature, here’s something for you.

Namely, the longlist for the Best Translated Book Awards, which honor fiction and poetry.

See what non-English voices you may have missed and perhaps should pick up in a post on The Millions.

Categories: Today in Books

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