International Booker Prize 2020

The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke L. Rijneveld  has been awarded the 2020 International Booker prize. It has been translated from the Dutch by Michele Hutchison who is joint sharer of the award. “The Discomfort of Evening is a haunting portrait of familial tragedy and the derailing darkness that follows it. Set on a Dutch dairy farm and told from the viewpoint of a 10-year-old Jas…”  (Waterstones website).