The Headmaster's Wager longlisted for 2013 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction

American Library Association
April 23, 2013

tart reading these 2013 longlist titles now to count down to the shortlist announcement this spring! The 50 titles under consideration for the 2013 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction are:


Chabon, Michael. Telegraph Avenue. (Harper)

Díaz, Junot. This Is How You Lose Her. (Riverhead)

Doig, Ivan. The Bartender’s Tale. (Riverhead)

Donoghue, Emma. Astray. (Little, Brown)           

Edugyan, Esi. Half-Blood Blues. (Picador)

Eggers, Dave. A Hologram for the King. (McSweeney’s)

Erdrich, Louise. The Round House. (Harper)

Ford, Richard. Canada. (Harper/Ecco)

Fountain, Ben. Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk. (Harper/Ecco)

Groff, Lauren. Arcadia. (Hyperion/Voice)

Heller, Peter. The Dog Stars. (Knopf)

Irving, John. In One Person. (Simon & Schuster)

Johnson, Adam. The Orphan Master’s Son. (Random House)

Joyce, Rachel. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry. (Random House)

Kingsolver, Barbara. Flight Behavior. (Harper)

Lam, Vincent. The Headmaster’s Wager. (Random/Hogarth)

Mantel, Hilary. Bring Up the Bodies. (Holt)

McEwan, Ian. Sweet Tooth. (Random/Nan A. Talese)

Morrison, Toni. Home. (Knopf)

Munro, Alice. Dear Life. (Knopf)

Rash, Ron. The Cove. (Harper/Ecco)

Theroux, Paul. The Lower River. (Houghton)

Tóibín, Colm. The Testament of Mary. (Scribner)

Tropper, Jonathan. One Last Thing before I Go. (Dutton)

Tyler, Anne. The Beginner’s Goodbye. (Knopf)

Walter, Jess. Beautiful Ruins. (Harper)

Watkins, Claire Vaye. Battleborn. (Riverhead)

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