Well, we're a little late with this but the longlist for the Indie Booksellers Choice Awards (sponsored by Shelf Awareness and Melville House) was announced yesterday.
Many good books from writers and publishers we admire, along with a number of works in translation, including Jenny Erpenbeck's Visitation.
We also must mention and applaud the inclusion of Asunder by Robert Lopez, published by our good friends at Dzanc Books.
Take a look at the list here.
Writing (and translation) in ... Burma - The *Myanmar Times* offers a top-ten list of local (Burmese) authors and translators. Very little Burmese fiction is available in translation...
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