Bookish Links: Women’s Prize for Fiction, Pablo Neruda to Be Exhumed

The Women’s Prize for Fiction (formally Orange Prize) longlist was announced yesterday. Among the selected writers are my favorites Hilary Mantel and Zadie Smith. [ Read More... ]


Pablo Neruda’s body to be exhumed in early April, in an effort to determine whether he was a victim of the Pinochet regime. [ Read More... ]


The Folio Society has been named as the sponsor of a new literary award open to fiction written in the English language. [ Read More... ]