The Believer magazine has announced the winner of their annual book award: Tom McCarthy’s Remainder. McCarthy’s book has been on my list of books to pick up for a while, since Remainder was often mentioned together with personal fave, The Raw Shark Texts. I do have McCarthy’s TinTin and the Secret of Literature in my to be read stack. Maybe it’s time to move that one on up.
The article also lists the results of The Believer’s reader survey. I recommend carrying the reader survey in your wallet for your next trip to the bookstore. There are some great titles on the list. Here’s my ballet for the reader survey: