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Award-Winning Readings: National Book Award Nominees and Finalists in Translated Literature

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Celebrate the 2018 National Book Award Nominees and Finalists in Translated Literature, in recognition of some of the most outstanding works of translated literature published in the U.S. this year. Here’s the list:

Négar Djavadi, “Disoriental
Translated by Tina Kover
Europa Editions

Roque Larraquy, “Comemadre
Translated by Heather Cleary
Coffee House Press

Dunya Mikhail, “The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq
Translated by Max Weiss and Dunya Mikhail
New Directions Publishing

Perumal Murugan, “One Part Woman
Translated by Aniruddhan Vasudevan
Black Cat / Grove Atlantic

Hanne Ørstavik, “Love
Translated by Martin Aitken
Archipelago Books

Gunnhild Øyehaug, “Wait, Blink: A Perfect Picture of Inner Life
Translated by Kari Dickson
Farrar, Straus and Giroux / Macmillan Publishers

Domenico Starnone, “Trick
Translated by Jhumpa Lahiri
Europa Editions

Yoko Tawada, “The Emissary
Translated by Margaret Mitsutani
New Directions Publishing

Olga Tokarczuk, “Flights
Translated by Jennifer Croft
Riverhead Books / Penguin Random House

Tatyana Tolstaya, “Aetherial Worlds”
Translated by Anya Migdal
Alfred A. Knopf / Penguin Random House