Official Shortlist for the 2013 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize
Of course, another small group of people has been reading the same collection of books, and recently we on the Shadow Panel announced our own shortlist! The Shadow Panel consists of our esteemed chair, Stu, along with Mark, Gary, Lisa and me :) I know you're just itching to compare the two lists, so..
Shadow Panel Shortlist for the 2013 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize
The big shock though is the inclusion of Bundu. While I'm all for difference, this is the one book I hadn't even considered putting on my shortlist. Of course, for those with long memories, IFFP panels obviously love Alma Books a lot!
Oh well, onward and upward. For a list of all the Shadow Panel's reviews so far, please check out this page on Lisa's blog which pulls them all together - happy reading :)