Tag Archive: Valeria Luiselli

Feb 19

Week 7: The Gaping Hole in an otherwise fine list of nominees, Empowerment and Marilyn’s Teeth

Books Read Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh The Story of My Teeth by Valeria Luiselli All The Birds In The Sky by Charlie Jane Anders Currently Reading Afrosf: Science Fiction by African Writers edited by Ivor W. Hartmann (1) The Aurealis Award nominees were announced this week – a full list of the nominees can be found here.  A …

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Apr 08

Because one awards shortlist isn’t enough – here is The Believer Book Award!

Also announced today (or yesterday) were the nominees for The Believer Magazine Book and Poetry awards.  I’ll be focussing on the five novel nominees: Man V. Nature by Diane Cook (HarperCollins) Faces in the Crowd by Valeria Luiselli; translated by Christina MacSweeney (Coffee House Press) Thunderstruck and Other Stories by Elizabeth McCracken (The Dial Press) McGlue by Ottessa Moshfegh …

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