July 24, 2014

13 books longlisted for the Booker Prize not written by Donna Tartt


But I think it's going to do okay, anyway.

This book was not longlisted for the Booker Prize.

1. To Rise Again at a Decent Hour, by Joshua Ferris

2. The Narrow Road to the Deep North, by Richard Flanagan

3. We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, by Karen Joy Fowler

4. The Blazing World, by Siri Hustvedt

5. J, by Howard Jacobson

6. The Wake, Paul Kingsnorth

7. The Bone Clocks, David Mitchell

8. The Lives of Others, Neel Mukherjee

9. Us, David Nicholls

10. The Dog, Joseph O’Neill

11. Orfeo, Richard Powers

12. How to be Both, Ali Smith

13. History of the Rain, Niall Williams

Mark Krotov is senior editor at Melville House.