Separately, the UK's Women's Prize for Fiction announced their shortlist on the eve of the London Book Fair as usual, with Hanya Yanagihara's novel A Little Life in contention again (after nominations for both the Booker and the National Book Award). The other nominees are:
Ruby, Cynthia Bond
The Green Road, Anne Enright
The Glorious Heresies, Lisa McInerney (due in the US from Tim Duggan Books in August)
The Portable Veblen, Elizabeth McKenzie
The Improbability of Love, Hannah Rothschild
And the International Dublin Literary Award announced its 10-book shortlist as well, which includes Booker winner Marlon James' A Brief History of Seven Killings and books by four US authors: Marilynne Robinson, Dave Eggers, Jenny Offill, and Akhil Sharma.