Best Translated Book Awards LT Reading Group

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Best Translated Book Awards LT Reading Group

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1nyrb
huhtikuu 7, 2011, 11:19am

Thought you all might like to know about a new LT Group devoted to reading one title per month from the Best Translated Book Award shortlist.

http://bit.ly/fSOdvs

This is not a disinterested plug—there are 2 NYRB Classics on the list. But I feel certain that if all you did for the next few months was read these books, you wouldn't feel it was time wasted.

Our shortlisted books are:
The True Deceiver by Tove Jansson
The Jokers by Albert Cossery

2kswolff
huhtikuu 13, 2011, 12:17pm

FWIW: The Road by Vassily Grossman had a really good translation. I got the NYRB Classics version from Early Reviewers.