Orange Prize

It’s time again for another list of books to add to the to be read pile.  The winner will be announced June 8 2011.
Some of these titles are available, others aren’t yet published, so start reading!
  • Lyrics Alley by Leila Aboulela (Weidenfeld & Nicolson) – Library owns it
  • Jamrach’s Menagerie by Carol Birch (Canongate)
  • Room by Emma Donoghue (Picador) – Library owns it
  • The Pleasure Seekers by Tishani Doshi (Bloomsbury)
  • Whatever You Love by Louise Doughty (Faber and Faber)
  • A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan (Corsair) – Library owns it
  • The Memory of Love by Aminatta Forna (Bloomsbury)
  • The London Train by Tessa Hadley (Jonathan Cape) Out in May
  • Grace Williams Says it Loud by Emma Henderson (Sceptre) Not published in US
  • The Seas by Samantha Hunt (Corsair)
  • The Birth of Love by Joanna Kavenna (Faber and Faber)
  • Great House by Nicole Krauss (Viking) – Library owns it
  • The Road to Wanting by Wendy Law-Yone (Chatto & Windus) Out in April
  • The Tiger’s Wife by Téa Obreht (Weidenfeld & Nicolson) – Library owns it
  • The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer (Viking) – Library owns it
  • Repeat it Today with Tears by Anne Peile (Serpent’s Tail) Out in August
  • Swamplandia! by Karen Russell (Chatto & Windus)
  • The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin (Serpent’s Tail)
  • The Swimmer by Roma Tearne (Harper Press)
  • Annabel by Kathleen Winter (Jonathan Cape)



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