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Discover the authors and translators on the 2022 International Booker Prize longlist

Our class of 2022 share their thoughts on being longlisted for the International Booker Prize.

Spanning 11 languages and from 12 countries across four continents, 26 writers and translators make up the longlist. Here, they reflect on the books that shaped their life, the advice that set them on their paths to success and the inspiration behind their nominated work.


Read their Q&As