2006 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award Nominees
The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award is the largest and most international prize of its kind.
Impac Winner : Colm Tobin – The Master
Graceland – Chris Abani
Maps for Lost Lovers: Nadeem Aslam
Havoc, In it’s Third Year – Ronan Bennett
The Closed Circle Jonathan Coe
An Altered Light – Jens Christian Grondahl
The Swallows of Kabul – Yasmina Khadra
Breaking the Tongue – Vyvyane Loh
Don’t Move – Margaret Mazzantini
The Master – Colm Tobin
The Logogryph – Thomas Wharton
It involves libraries from all corners of the globe, and is open to books written in any language.
The Award, an initiative of Dublin City Council, is a partnership between Dublin City Council, the Municipal Government of Dublin City, and IMPAC, a productivity improvement company which operates in over 50 countries.
The Award is administered by Dublin City Public Libraries.
Its Website is www.impacdublinaward.ie and I’m working off the official newsletter