The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award has announced the shortlist for the 2011 award.
Galore by Michael Crummey
The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
The Vagrants by Yiyun Li
Ransom by David Malouf
Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann
Little Bird of Heaven by Joyce Carol Oates
Jasper Bones by Craig Silvey
Brooklyn by Colm Tobin
Love and Summer by William Trevor
After the Fire, a Still, Small Voice by Evie Wyld
The NH Dublin Committee will be selecting nominees for the 2012 award next month.