TOKYO (AP) — The works receiving one of Japan’s most coveted literary awards, the Naoki Prize, have something new in common: For the first time in 85 years, all six of the nominated authors are women.
The book I’m most ashamed not to have read? Dickens's Bleak House. My parents always said I'd love it The book I am currently reading Appeasing Hitler: Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to War by Tim
Quichotte, the Booker Prize long-listed 14th novel from Salman Rushdie, is pitched as a “Don Quixote for the modern age,” but the book–a brilliant, funny, world-encompassing wonder–is a far more ambitious
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