The 2009 Tournament of Books

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March brings not only the madness of the NCAA Basketball tournaments, but a round of 16 clash of some of lazarus2the best reviewed and most buzzed about books of the year. It’s The Tournament of Books presented by The Morning News online magazine along with Powells Books, with judges plucked from the web literati.
There’s even a PDF brackets sheet to print out!
Tunxis Library owns the following contenders:

The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
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by Roberto Bolano                                                                                                                                                                           a_mercy
A Partisan’s Daughter by Louis de Berniers
The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri
A Mercy by Toni Morrison
Home by Marilynne Robinson

So, will 2666 sweep through the tournament unabated, or will the avalanche of praise it has received be its doom?

Stay tuned!  Follow the ToB on Twitter!

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