Several titles and authors of genre interest are on the six-title shortlist for the 2020 International Booker Prize:
The award is given “every year for a single book that is translated into English and published in the UK or Ireland.” The £50,000 prize is divided equally among the author and translator(s). Shortlisted authors and translators will each receive £1,000. Judges for 2020 are Lucie Campos, Jennifer Croft, Ted Hodgkinson (chair), Valeria Luiselli, and Jeet Thayil. The winner will be announced on May 19, 2020.
For more information, including the complete shortlist, see the Booker Prize website.