Jenny Erpenbeck, described by Michel Faber as “one of the finest, most exciting authors alive” shares the £10,000 prize with her translator, Susan Bernofsky

The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck, published by Portobello, has won the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. Erpenbeck, described by Michel Faber as “o(...)

Andre Schiffrin in France in April , 1999.

André Schiffrin, who has died in Paris aged 78, was a force in the American book world for more than 50 years. His passion for editorial independence (...)