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Literary prize: Swiss Book Prize shortlist

The Schweizer Buchpreis -- which isn't really the Swiss Book Prize, but rather the Swiss Book Prize for books written in German... -- has announced its five-title shortlist, selected from 83 (unrevealed) submissions. It includes a book by Imperium-author Christian Kracht, as well as just one title that had also made the German Book Prize longlist, Michelle Steinbeck's Mein Vater war ein Mann an Land und im Wasser ein Walfisch.
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They've announced the shortlist for the Swiss Book Prize -- which, since it's limited to German-language Swiss books, surely should be the 'German Swiss Book Prize'..... Still, some interesting-sounding titles.

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Academics / Literature : The Literary Saloon

The Schweizer Buchpreis -- which is, in fact, only the German-language Swiss Book Prize -- has announced its five-title shortlist, selected from 90 entries. The winner will be announced 8 November.

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