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The Eighth Life shortlisted for The Warwick Prize for Women in Translation 2020

We're delighted that The Eighth Life by Nino Haratischvili, translated by Charlotte Collins & Ruth Martin, has been shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation.

The £1000 prize was established by the University of Warwick in 2017 to address the gender imbalance in translated literature and to increase the number of international women’s voices accessible by a British and Irish readership. The shortlist for the prize will be published in early November. The winner will be announced in an online ceremony on Thursday 26 November. 

For more information about the prize and the other shortlisted titles, click here. Congratulations to Nino, Charlotte, and Ruth.

The Eighth Life

LONGLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE

The bestselling sensation that UK booksellers are calling this generation’s War and Peace.

Six romances, one revolution, the story of the century.

At the start of the twentieth century, on the edge of the Russian Empire, a family prospers, thanks to a recipe for hot chocolate that bewitches its drinkers. But this chocolate carries a bitter — some say cursed — aftertaste …

Tumbling through the years, across vast expanses of longing and loss, witness generation after generation of this remarkable family as they struggle and thrive, divide and reunite, and…

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