Sunday, March 16, 2014

Tournament of Books 2014

(from powells.com)

Blogger's note: This is a bit late but there is still time to get in on it. I thought it was interesting.

Powell's is proud to sponsor the 10th annual March Madness for book lovers, the Morning News Tournament of Books, in which 17 of the best fiction titles of 2013 duke it out to be named the Rooster of 2014. Now, for a limited time, get 30% off all contenders.

The competition has begun! Download your bracket here  and follow along.


The 17 chosen books:

The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt

Sale Hardcover $21.00

A Tale for the Time Being
Ruth Ozeki

Sale Trade Paper $11.20

Life After Life
Kate Atkinson

Sale Trade Paper $12.60

Eleanor and Park
Rainbow Rowell

Sale Hardcover $13.29

The Dinner
Herman Koch

Sale Trade Paper $9.80

The Luminaries
Eleanor Catton

Sale Hardcover $18.90

The Signature of All Things
Elizabeth Gilbert

Sale Hardcover $20.27

The Son
Philipp Meyer

Sale Trade Paper $11.89

The Good Lord Bird
James McBride

Sale Hardcover $19.57

The Lowland
Jhumpa Lahiri

Sale Hardcover $19.57

The People in the Trees
Hanya Yanagihara

Sale Hardcover $18.87

Hill William
Scott McClanahan

Sale Trade Paper $10.47

At Night We Walk in Circles
Daniel Alarcon

Sale Hardcover $19.57

The Tuner of Silences (Biblioasis...
Mia Couto

Sale Trade Paper $11.17

How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
Mohsin Hamid

Sale Hardcover $18.87

Long Division
Kiese Laymon

Sale Trade Paper $10.50

Woke Up Lonely
Fiona Maazel

Sale Hardcover $18.20