2017 International Prize Shortlist

And the winner is A Horse Walks Into a Bar!



Booker comments on the shortlist


Chaired by Nick Barley, Director of the Edinburgh International Book Festival, the panel consists of: translator Daniel Hahn; award-winning poet Helen Mort; Turkish author and academic Elif Shafak and Nigerian-born writer Chika Unigwe.


Guardian on A Horse Walks Into a Bar

NYTimes on A Horse Walks into a Bar

NPR on A Horse Walks into a Bar

Irish Times on A Horse Walks into a Bar

Interview with David Grossman

David Grossman: On Using Comedy to Deal with Tragedy

An Evening with David Grossman

Booker Interview with Grossman


Guardian Review  of Judas

NY Times Review of Judas

Guardian Interview with Amos Oz

Oz Comments on Judas

Biography of  Amos Oz

YouTube 92Y

Washington Pos review of Judas

Booker Interview with Oz


Guardian review of The Unseen

Irish Times review of The Unseen

Booker Interview with Jacobsen






Guardian Review of Fever Dream

New Yorker Review of Fever Dream

NPR Review of Fever Dream

YouTube interview with Schweblin

Booker Interview with Schweblin

Los Angeles Times review of Fever Dream




Guardian Review of Compass

Booker Interview with Mathis Enard

Winner of the Prix Goncourt

Los Angeles Times Review of Compass

New Republic Review of Compass

Irish Times Review of Compass

Washington Post review of Compas





Guardian Review of Mirror, Shoulder, Signal

The Economist Review of Mirror, Shoulder, Signal

Paris Review Interview with Dorthe Nors


Booker Interview with Dorthe Nors

Nors on Danish Lit

BBC–Reading Europe

BBC Interview

WWB Daily

Spectator Review

Copenhagen of Nors