Granta announces 20 Best Young British Novelists

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Granta announces 20 Best Young British Novelists

Apr 15 2013

The London-based literary journal Granta has announced its new list of Best Young British Novelists (including Zadie Smith and Adam Thirlwell who were on the 2003 list.)

Naomi Alderman
Tahmima Anam
Ned Beauman
Jenni Fagan
Adam Foulds
Xiaolu Guo
Sarah Hall
Steven Hall
Joanna Kavenna
Benjamin Markovits
Nadifa Mohamed
Helen Oyeyemi
Ross Raisin
Sunjeev Sahota
Taiye Selasi
Kamila Shamsie
Zadie Smith
David Szalay
Adam Thirlwell
Evie Wyld

Granta has produced a list each decade since 1983. The 1983 list included Martin Amis, Ian McEwan, Pat Barker and Rose Tremain. The list in 1993 included Jeanette Winterson and Alan Hollinghurst. Notables from 2003 were Sarah Waters, Monica Ali and Zadie Smith.

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