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May 17, 2024

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May 16, 2024

International Booker prize announces longlist ‘tracing ring around the world’

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Happy Stories, Mostly


Written by Lucy Knight, originally published in Guardian

Mar 10, 2022

Two more titles from Shree’s publishing house Tilted Axis have been selected: Happy Stories, Mostly by Norman Erikson Pasaribu and translator Tiffany Tsao, and Love in the Big City by Sang Young Park and translator Anton Hur. The small not-for-profit press mostly publishes Asian writers and was founded in 2015 by Deborah Smith, who translated the Man Booker International prize-winning The Vegetarian by Han Kang. The 2022 longlist, which as usual is dominated by titles from independent presses, is the first time Tilted Axis has had books selected by the prize.

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