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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Is Mother Dead

Is Mother Dead

Book 7 – Is Mother Dead by Vigdis Hjorth Translated by Charlotte Barslund

Reviewed by Tracy

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Booker International Longlist 2023: Standing Heavy

Standing Heavy

Book 6 Standing Heavy by GauZ Translated by Frank Wynne

Reviewed by Bookworm, Rachel & Tracy

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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Boulder

Boulder

Book 4 Boulder by Eva Baltasar Translated by Julia Sanches

Reviewed by Rachel & Tracy

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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Jimi Hendrix Live in Lviv

Jimi Hendrix Live in Lviv

Book 4 Jimi Hendrix Live in Lviv by Andrey Kurkov Translated by Reuben Woolley

Reviewed by Bookworm & Rachel

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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Ninth Building

Ninth Building

Book 3Ninth Building by Zou Jingzhi Translated by Jeremy Tiang

Reviewed by Rachel & Tracy

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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Still Born

Still Born

Book 2 Still Born by Guadalupe Nettel Translated by Rosalind Harvey

Reviewed by Rachel & Tracy

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Booker International Longlist 2023 – Whale

Whale

And we are off…

Book 1Whale by Cheon Myeong-kwan Translated by Chi-Young Kim

Reviewed by Bookworm, Rachel & Tracy 

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Read Around the World March 2023 – Seychelles

Seychelles Political Map

Map link 

March and we are off to the beautiful islands of the Seychelles….

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1001 Books Round-Up March 2023

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The image might have given it away…I only managed one 1001 books this month.

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The Official Booker International Longlist

BI 2023

Let the Reading begin:

  • Boulder by Eva Baltasar, translated by Julia Sanches
  • Whale by Cheon Myeong-Kwan, translated by Chi-Young Kim
  • The Gospel According to the New World by Maryse Condé, translated by Richard Philcox
  • Standing Heavy by GauZ, translated by Frank Wynne
  • Time Shelter by Georgi Gospodinov, translated by Angela Rodel
  • Is Mother Dead by Vigdis Hjorth, translated by Charlotte Barslund
  • Jimi Hendrix Live in Lviv by Andrey Kurkov, translated by Rueben Woolley
  • The Birthday Party by Laurent Mauvignier, translated by Daniel Levin Becker
  • While We Were Dreaming by Clemens Meyer, translated by Katy Derbyshire
  • Pyre by Perumal Murugan, translated by Aniruddhan Vasudevan
  • Still Born by Guadalupe Nettel, translated by Rosalind Harvey
  • A System so Magnificent It Is Blinding by Amanda Svensson, translated by Nichola Smalley
  • Ninth Building by Zou Jingzhi, translated by Jeremy Tiang

What do you think of the list? Let us know.