China Mieville‘s novel Kraken is among the longlisted works for the 2011 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. All the books on the longlist have been nominated by libraries from around the world.
According to the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award website: “The .. Award is the largest and most international prize of its kind. It involves libraries from all corners of the globe, and is open to books written in any language.”
The full longlist can be viewed HERE