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The Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize 2017 Fiction & Poetry Longlist

The 2017 fiction and poetry nominees for the Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize. Offered with support by the Brooklyn Eagles, the 2017 prize recognizes works that question established ways of thinking and advance the Library’s mission of bringing together the borough’s diverse communities to explore urgent social, political, and artistic questions.

8 items

Exit west

Mohsin Hamid. |

The lesser bohemians

Eimear McBride. |


Tommy Pico. |

Black wave

Michelle Tea. |


Juan Gabriel Vâasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean. |

The book of Joan

Lidia Yuknavitch. |

The impossible fairy tale

Han Yujoo ; translated from the Korean by Janet Hong. |