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Welt-Literaturpreis to Zadie Smith

Winners of the €10,000 German author-prize, the Welt-Literaturpreis, range from Kertész Imre, two years before he won the Nobel Prize, Amos Oz, and Philip Roth to Jonathan Franzen, Daniel Kehlmann, Murakami Haruki, and, last year, Karl Ove Knausgaard. Now they've announced that this year's prize will go to Zadie Smith; she'll get to pick it up on 10 November.
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