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1Q84, by Haruki Murakami (2009–2010)

Where to begin? Murakami, who has won a long list of literary awards at home and internationally, is not just big in Japan; he’s the sort of writer who gets ...

NW, by Zadie Smith (2012)

It must be terrible for a first-time novelist to have a runaway success, as Smith undoubtedly did with White Teeth (2000), then face the pressure of trying t...