Fiction titles submitted for the 2008 Kiriyama Prize (by author)
Title Author Publisher
Flight Alexie, Sherman Grove Press/Black Cat
We Are Not in Pakistan Baldwin, Shauna Singh Goose Lane Editions
Sayonara Bar Barker, Susan St Martin’s Press
Fieldwork Beslinski, Mischa Farrar, Straus & Giroux
The Bee Tree Buchman, Stephen and Diana Cohn Cinco Puntos
Bangkok Haunts Burdett, John Alfred A. Knopf
Sacred Games Chandra, Vikram HarperCollins
The Old Capital Chu, T’ien-hsin Columbia University Press
Anarchy and Old Dogs Cotterill, Colin Soho Press
The Gum Thief Coupland, Douglas Random House Canada
Dream of the Dragon Pool: A Daoist Quest Dalia, Albert Pleasure Boat Studio
The Solitude of Emperors Davidar, David McClelland & Stewart
The Bloodstone Papers Duncan, Glen HarperCollins
Garcia’s Heart Durcan, Liam McClelland & Stewart
White Rainbow, Black Curse Eyre, David Kawika Kamehameha Publishing
The Unknown Terrorist Flanagan, Richard HarperCollins Canada
A Nail Through the Heart Hallinan, Timothy HarperCollins
The Reluctant Fundamentalist Hamid, Mohsin Harcourt Trade Publishers
An Offering of Rice Hara, Mavis Bamboo Ridge Press
Heaven’s Net is Wide: The First Tale of the Otori Hearn, Lian Riverhead
The Descendants Hemmings, Kaui Hart Random House USA
Bird of Another Heaven Houston, James D. Alfred A. Knopf
Miko Kings: An Indian Baseball Story Howe, LeAnne Aunt Lute Books
The Queens of K-Town Hur, Angela Mi Young MacAdam Cage Publishing
A Free Life Jin, Ha Pantheon Books
Tree of Smoke Johnson, Denis Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Mister Pip Jones, Lloyd Dial/Dell
Jia: A Novel of North Korea Kim, Hyajin Midnight Editions
Grotesque Kirino, Natsuo Alfred A. Knopf
Gifted: A Novel Lalwani, Nikita Random House
Radiance Lambert, Shaena Random House Canada
Little  Sister Left Behind Le, Samantha Chusma House Publications
The Indian Clerk Leavitt, David Bloomsbury US
Toy City Lee, Dong-ha Koryo Press
The Desert Lake Leith, Linda Signature Editions
The Wandering Ghost Limon, Martin Soho Press
This is a Bust Lin, Ed Kaya Press
The Bad Girl Llosa, Mario Vargas Farrar, Straus & Giroux
The Letter Opener Maclear, Kyo HarperCollins Canada
The Complete Stories Malouf, David Pantheon Books
God of Luck McCunn, Ruthanne Soho Press
The Silent Raga Merchant, Ameen Douglas & McIntyre
The Last Empress Min, Anchee Houghton Mifflin
The Devil’s Whisper Miyabe, Miyuki Kodansha International
The Last Chinese Chef Mones, Nicole Houghton Mifflin
Cloud of Bone Morgan, Bernice Knopf Canada
Caspian Rain Nahai, Gina B. MacAdam Cage Publishing
Island of Exiles Parker, I.J. Penguin
Prayer of the Dragon Pattison, Eliot Soho Press
Armando and the Blue Tarp School Pine, Edith and Judith Josephson Lee & Low
The Hindi Bindi Club Pradham, Monica Bantam/Dell
Karma and Other Stories Reddi, Rishi HarperCollins
The Nightmare Tree Rene, Richard Coteau Books
Lock 1928 Ryan, Shawna Yang El Leon Literary Arts/Thomas Farber
Peony in Love See, Lisa Random House
When the Ground Turns in Its Sleep Sellers-Garcia, Sylvia Riverhead
My Dadima Wears a Sari Sheth, Kashmira Peachtree
The Sakhalin Collection Smith, Robert W. WigWam Publishing Co.
The End of East Sookfong Lee, Jen Knopf Canada
Odori Tamayose, Darcy Cormorant Books
The Ocean in the Closet Tanigushi, Yuko Coffee House Press
Mosquito Tearne, Roma HarperCollins Canada
The Broken Shore Temple, Peter Farrar, Straus & Giroux
The Elephanta Suite Theroux, Paul McClelland & Stewart
Shortcomings Tomine, Adrian Drawn & Quarterly
A Thousand and One Nights Tupper, Lara Harcourt Trade Publishers
If Today Be Sweet Umrigar, Thrity HarperCollins
Their Dogs Came With Them Viramontes, Helena Maria Simon & Schuster/Atria
The Assasin’s Song Vissanji, M.G. Doubleday Canada
The New Bedford Samurai Vlasopolos, Anca Twilight Times Books
Farewell, Shanghai Wagenstein, Angel Other Press LLC
The Last Communist Virgin Wang, Ping Coffee House Press
The War Journal of Lila Ann Smith Warner, Irving Pleasure Boat Studio
Kuroshio: The Blood of Foxes Watada, Terry Arsenal Pulp Press
I Love Dollars and Other Stories of China Wen, Zhu Columbia University Press
Commodore Perry’s Minstrel Show Wiley, Richard University of Texas Press
Moloka’i Nui Ahina, Summers on the Lonely Isle Wright, Kirby Lemon Shark Press
Cries in the Drizzle Yu Hua Anchor Books
My South Seas Sleeping Beauty Zhang, Guixing Columbia University Press
September’s Fable: A Novel Zhang, Wei Homa and Sekey Books