2014 Printable Longlist

The 2014 International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award Longlist



The Book of Emotions João Almino – translated from Portuguese by Elizabeth Jackson
Waiting for the Monsoon Threes Anna – translated from Dutch by Barbara Potter Fasting
No One Is Here Except All Of Us Ramona Ausubel
Swimming to Elba Silvia Avallone – translated from Italian by Antony Shugaar
Seven Terrors Selvedin Avdić – translated from Bosnian by Coral Petkovich
The Voyage Murray Bail
The Detour Gerbrand Bakker – translated from Dutch by David Colmer
The Guilty One Lisa Ballantyne
Emmaus Alessandro Baricco – translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein
Toby’s Room Pat Barker
In the Kingdom of Men Kim Barnes
Alfa Romeo 1300 and Other Miracles Fabio Bartolomei – translated from Italian by Antony Shugaar
The Teleportation Accident Ned Beauman
Running the Rift Naomi Benaron
The Woman Who Dived into the Heart of the World Sabina Berman – translated from Spanish by Lisa Dillman
Miss Fuller April Bernard
Kaltenburg Marcel Beyer – translated from German by Alan Bance
HHhH Laurent Binet – translated from French by Sam Taylor
The Sandcastle Girls Chris Bohjalian
Waiting for Sunrise William Boyd
Lola Bensky Lily Brett
Tell the Wolves I’m Home Carol Rifka Brunt
Spilt Milk Chico Buarque – translated from Portuguese by Alison Entrekin
The Literature Express Lasha Bugadze – translated from Georgian by Maya Kiasashvili
Léon and Louise Alex Capus – translated from German by John Brownjohn
The Chemistry of Tears Peter Carey
A Land More Kind Than Home Wiley Cash
Telegraph Avenue Michael Chabon
Gold Chris Cleave
Finton Moon Gerard Collins
The Orchardist Amanda Coplin
Questions of Travel Michelle De Kretser
The House I Loved Tatiana de Rosnay
70% Acrylic 30% Wool Viola Di Grado – translated from Italian by Michael Reynolds
A Partial History of Lost Causes Jennifer duBois
A Hologram for the King Dave Eggers
The Round House Louise Erdrich
Sufficient Grace Amy Espeseth
Eyes and Mist Tariku Abas Etenesh
The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving Jonathan Evison
The Panopticon Jenni Fagan
A Possible Life Sebastian Faulks
The Intentions Book Gigi Fenster
419 Will Ferguson
My Brilliant Friend Elena Ferrante – translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein
Absolution Patrick Flanery
Gone Girl Gillian Flynn
Canada Richard Ford
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Ben Fountain
Follow the Spinning Sun Leandro Thomas Gonzales
The Fault in Our Stars John Green
Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend Matthew Green
Arcadia Lauren Groff
The Big Music Kirsty Gunn
Painter of Silence Georgina Harding
Axolotl Roadkill Helene Hegemann – translated from German by Katy Derbyshire
The Dog Stars Peter Heller
The Elephant Keepers’ Children Peter Høeg – translated from Danish by Martin Aitken
May We Be Forgiven A.M. Homes
In One Person John Irving
The Snow Child Eowyn Ivey
The Orphan Master’s Son Adam Johnson
The Open World Stephanie Johnson
A Lady Cyclist’s Guide to Kashgar Suzanne Joinson
The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared Jonas Jonasson – translated from Swedish by Rod Bradbury
The Illicit Happiness of Other People Manu Joseph
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry Rachel Joyce
The Vanishers Heidi Julavits
The Murder of Halland Pia Juul – translated from Danish by Martin Aitken
The Cannon was Red Hot Vladimir  Kecmanović – translated from Serbian by Sofija S̆korić
The Daughters of Mars Tom  Keneally
Flight Behavior Barbara  Kingsolver
A Death in the Family Karl Ove Knausgaard – translated from Norwegian by Don Bartlett
Lost Voices Christopher Koch
The Dinner Herman Koch – translated from Dutch by Sam Garrett
The Headmaster’s Wager Vincent Lam
Sea Hearts Margo Lanagan
Capital John Lanchester
Anna From Away D R MacDonald
People Park Pasha Malla
Bring Up the Bodies Hilary Mantel
A Blessed Snarl Samuel Thomas Martin
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie Ayana Mathis
The German Lottery Miha Mazzini – translated from Slovenian by Urška Zupanec
In the Absence of Heroes Anthony McCarten
Sweet Tooth Ian McEwan
Railsea China Miéville
Heft Liz Moore
Home Toni Morrison
The Hunger Angel Herta Müller – translated from German by Philip Boehm
Island of A Thousand Mirrors Nayomi Munaweera
Three Strong Women Marie Ndiaye – translated from French by John Fletcher
Phantom Jo Nesbø – translated from Norwegian by Don Bartlett
Traveller of the Century Andrés Neuman – translated from Spanish by Nick Caistor & Lorenza Garcia
Mudwoman Joyce Carol Oates
Flying Leap Ralf W. Oliver
The Light of Amsterdam David Park
The Forrests Emily Perkins
Em and the Big Hoom Jerry Pinto
Persecution – The Friendly Fire of Memories Alessandro Piperno – translated from Italian by Ann Goldstein
Freeman Leonard Pitts, Jr,
The Yellow Birds Kevin Powers
True Riikka Pulkkinen – translated from Finnish by Lola Rogers
Standing in Another Man’s Grave Ian Rankin
The Cove Ron Rash
Above All Things Tanis Rideout
Ignorance Michèle Roberts
The Lifeboat Charlotte Rogan
The Casual Vacancy J. K. Rowling
The Watch Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
The Spinning Heart Donal Ryan
The Brothers Asko Sahlberg – translated from Finnish by Emily Jeremiah & Fleur Jeremiah
Dominion C.J. Sansom
Light Falling on Bamboo Lawrence Scott
Umbrella Will Self
Where’d You Go, Bernadette Maria Semple
Honour Elif Shafak
The Perfect Landscape Ragna Sigurdardottir – translated from Icelandic by Sarah Bowen
The Fallen Angel Daniel Silva
Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore Robin Sloan
NW Zadie Smith
This Bright River Patrick Somerville
The Purchase Linda Spalding
Risk C.K. Stead
The Light Between Oceans M.L. Stedman
The Canvas Benjamin Stein – translated from German by Brian Zumhagen
A Matter of Life and Death or Something Ben Stephenson
The Garden of Evening Mists Twan Eng Tan
The Guard Peter Terrin – translated from Dutch by David Colmer
Narcopolis Jeet Thayil
The Lower River Paul Theroux
Ru Kim Thúy – translated from French by Sheila Fischman
Mateship with Birds Carrie Tiffany
The Testament of Mary Colm Tóibín
The Beginner’s Goodbye Anne Tyler
Night Dancer Chika Unigwe
Dirt David Vann
The Dream of the Celt Mario Vargas Llosa – translated from Spanish by Edith Grossman
The Sound of Things Falling Juan Gabriel Vásquez – translated from Spanish by Anne McLean
Dublinesque Enrique Vila-Matas – translated from Spanish by Rosalind Harvey & Anne McLean
Indian Horse Richard Wagamese
The Age of Miracles Karen Thompson Walker
Mesmerized Alissa Walser – translated from German by Jamie Bulloch
Beautiful Ruins Jess Walter
Skagboys Irvine Welsh
Jack Holmes and His Friend Edmund White
Care of Wooden Floors Will Wiles
An Available Man Hilma Wolitzer
The Bellwether Revivals Benjamin Wood
The Rent Collector Camron Wright
The Prisoner of Heaven Carlos Ruiz Zafón – translated from Spanish by Lucia Graves
The Method Juli Zeh – translated from German by Sally-Ann Spencer