Man Booker International Prize 2019 winner

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#MBI2019

Man Booker International Prize 2019 winner

This morning, I shared with you the winner of the shadow panel

The Shape of the Ruins

and my personal winner:

The Remainder

And the official winner is!

Celestial Bodies

 

 

DID YOU READ THESE TITLES?
WHICH ONE WOULD BE YOUR WINNER?

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Book review: Celestial Bodies

Celestial Bodies

Celestial Bodies
by Jokha Alharthi
Translated from the Arabic/Omani by
Marilyn Booth
Sandstone Press
6/21/2018
Originally published as
in 2010
Genre: Literary Fiction
243 pages

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One asset of the Man Booker International 2019 longlist was to have us travel to lots of different places. I would bet that many of you have never read a book about Oman. I had not either, before Celestial Bodies, even though my traveling through books has been quite diversified.

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