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May 18, 2018

Cool Bookish Places

The Bronx Book Festival Is This Weekend!

The Bronx Book Festival comes to Fordham Plaza this Saturday, May 19. Events include keynote speakers Daniel José Older and Elizabeth Acevedo, as well as panels, readings, and more.

In Translation

The 2018 Translation Prizes: Shortlists

May is a great month for readers of translated fiction--the shortlists for the 2018 Best Translated Book Award, the Man Booker International Prize and the PEN Translation Prize are all out (and one winner)!

May 17, 2018