The International Dublin Literary Award 2017

The 10 shortlisted books were announced on Tuesday 11th April 2017.

The International DUBLIN Literary Award is worth €100,000 to the winner and is the world’s most valuable annual literary award for a single work of fiction published in English. The award was launched on 7th April 1995 and is now in its 22nd year. Proudly sponsored by Dublin City Council and managed by Dublin City Libraries

A Little Life
By Hanya Yanagihara
A Whole Life
By Robert Seethaler
Under the Udala Trees
By Chinelo Okparanta
The Sympathizer
By Viet Thanh Nguyen