The 13 long listed novels have been announced. They are works of fiction translated into English from 11 languages and originate from 12 countries across four continents – including Hindi for the first time.

The Booker Prizes

I am incredibly excited about this list and so eager to read all of it, especially in conjunction with the Shadow Panel of blogging friends:

Look for our review on our blogs and social media to find our thoughts on this most promising long list. Especially beloved by me so far are Heaven by Meiko Kawakami (which also fits nicely the Japanese Literature Challenge 15) and A New Name by Jon Fosse…

4 thoughts on “The International Booker Prize 2022 Longlist

  1. i always make such great discoveries from thjis longlist and from your shadow panel posts! I have copies of Elena Knows and The Book of Mother and a proof of Paradais so lots to look forward to!

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