This Week's Loot:
The Vagrants by Yiyun Li (2009) 337 pages HC
The Fat Woman Next Door is Pregnant by Michel Tremblay (1978) Canada , 252 pages Pb, translated from the French
This was recently chosen in a CBC radio book discussion as one of five novels representative of good Canadian literature.
Wandering Star by J.M.G. Le Clezio (1992) France
316 pages Pb, translated from the French
Nobel Laureate 2008
The Blue Fox by Sjon (2008) Iceland
112 pages Pb. translated from the Icelandic
Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh (2008) India
Booker Prize shortlist, 515 pages HC
What's your loot this weeK?
Giveaway: The Girl Who Stopped Swimming until April 19
Thursday Tea (new meme) Review of Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf
Feel free to leave comments, opinions, review links, or news about any of these books. No spoilers please.