The Dublin Literary Award 2021 Shortlist

The DUBLIN Literary Award is presented annually for a novel written or translated into English. Books are nominated for the award by invited public libraries in cities throughout the world, making the award unique in its coverage of international fiction. Titles are nominated on the basis of high literary merit as determined by the nominating library. At €100,000, the award is one of the prestigious literary prizes in the world.

Of the six writers on this year’s shortlist, special congratulations go to Irish nominee Colm McCann, for Apeirogon!