Tag: National Book Award
Olga Tokarczuk nominated for the National Book Award for the second time!
Olga Tokarczuk appeared on the longlist of nominees for the prestigious American National Book Award for the second time. Last year, she made it to the finals of the competition with the novel Bieguni ("Flights"). This time, the nomination went to the translation of the book Prowadź swój pług przez kości umarłych ("Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead") by Antonia Lloyd-Jones, a Transatlantyk Award winner.
The translation of Olga Tokarczuk’s “Bieguni” in the National Book Award finale
The translation of Olga Tokarczuk's Bieguni (‘Flights’) has reached the finale of the prestigious American literary award National Book Award. Together with four other entries, it was nominated in the category of books translated into English. The winner will be announced on 14 November. The translation of Flights by Jennifer Croft was created thanks to co-financing from the Polish Book Institute as part of the ©Poland Translation Programme.