Great news! The Emperor of all Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee has been shortlisted for the Duff Cooper Prize 2011.
The shortlist is as follows:
The Emperor of all Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee (Fourth Estate)
Becoming Dickens by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst (Belknap Harvard)
Nikolaus Pevsner by Susie Harries (Chatto & Windus)
Leningrad by Anna Reid (Bloomsbury)
Bismarck by Jonathan Steinberg (OUP)
The winner will be announced at the French Embassy on Wednesday, 29 February.