English PEN's world bookshelf: The best of contemporary literature in translation

The World Bookshelf is home to over 100 brilliant books from around the globe which English PEN has supported through its Writers in Translation programme. This is a unique showcase of the most exciting contemporary literature available in English translation and is essential reading for everyone who cares about international writing.

To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Writers in Translation programme, we asked YOU, the reading public, to vote for your favourite World Bookshelf book. Congratulations to the winning book!