Le Prix Médicis 2020 Finalists

Earlier this month, the finalists were announced for the Prix Médicis prize in foreign novels. Below are some of the finalists that were translated into English, or were originally written in English. For the French editions, we have linked the titles to Albertine bookstore located inside the French Embassy building on 5th Avenue. You can also find the complete list of all finalists here!

Permafrost by Eva Baltasar

French edition

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

French edition

American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

French edition

Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi

French edition

Aria by Nazanine Hozar

French edition

Things I Don't Want to Know by Deborah Levy

French edition

Apeirogon by Colum McCann

French edition

To Walk Alone in the Crowd by Antonio Muñoz Molina

French edition

Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu

French edition

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By Eva Baltasar, Julia Sanches (Translator)
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ISBN: 9781911508755
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Published: And Other Stories - April 6th, 2021

The Vanishing Half: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525536291
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

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ISBN: 9781250209764
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 21st, 2020

Transcendent Kingdom: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525658184
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Published: Knopf - September 1st, 2020

Aria: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781524749033
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Published: Pantheon - August 25th, 2020

Things I Don't Want to Know: On Writing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635572247
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 10th, 2018

Apeirogon: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400069606
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Published: Random House - February 25th, 2020

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To Walk Alone in the Crowd: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374190255
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 13th, 2021

Interior Chinatown: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307907196
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Published: Pantheon - January 28th, 2020