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2008 Kiriyama Prize Finalists

The judges for the Kiriyama Prize chose the two winners from among these five outstanding finalists in each category. Reviews of all of this year's finalists are available on Pacific Rim Voices' WaterBridge Review website.

Winners of the 2008 Prize were announced April 1, 2008.

2008 Fiction Finalists

Mister Pip (winner!)
by Lloyd Jones

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The Complete Stories
by David Malouf

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The Last Chinese Chef
by Nicole Mones

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Mosquito
by Roma Tearne

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I Love Dollars
by Zhu Wen
(translated by Julia Lovell)

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2008 Nonfiction Finalists

The Father of All Things
by Tom Bissell

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East Wind Melts the Ice
by Liza Dalby

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India After Gandhi
by Ramachandra Guha

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The Talented Women
of the Zhang Family

by Susan Mann

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The Fragile Edge (winner!)
by Julia Whitty

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