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Archived | Prizes & awards 2013 > Another Nomination for 'We Need New Names' | 2013

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Beverly | 543 comments NoViolet Bulawayo's visceral, lyrically told story of displacement We Need New Names is pitted against 31 remarkable psychoanalytic case studies in The Examined Life by Stephen Grosz, and Gill Hornby's comedy with bite The Hive on the longlist of 11 debut titles vying for the 2013 Guardian first book award.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013...


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Carolien (carolien_s) | 452 comments She is speaking at Lovebooks in Melville, Johannesburg on Wednesday 4 September at 18:00 if anybody can make it.


Nina Chachu | 205 comments We Need New Names has also been shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize http://www.themanbookerprize.com/news...


Beverly | 543 comments Nina wrote: "We Need New Names has also been shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize http://www.themanbookerprize.com/news..."

Glad to see this. I really enjoyed this book.


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Gunia I saw it today in the bookshop where I usually buy and couldn't resist it and bought it. It had been in my head for a while.


Ndeye Sene (undertheneemtree) | 14 comments I did a review of this novel here: http://booksundertheneemtree.com/2013...


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