A big honour: The Truth and Other Lies by German writer Sascha Arango has been shortlisted for the CWA International Dagger Award. Awarded by the British Crime Writers‘ Association since 1955, the renowned International Dagger is for crime novels and thrillers that were not originally written in English and have been translated into English for UK publication. Former winners include Arturo Pérez-Reverte, Andrea Camilleri und Fred Vargas. The winners will be announced on 11 October.
Translation rights to The Truth and Other Lies have sold to 28 countries and its UK edition has been published by Simon and Schuster in 2015.
The Truth and Other Lies
[Die Wahrheit und andere Lügen]
C.Bertelsmann, 304 pages, February 2014
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