Believer Book Award accessed 3/7/11
Each year, the editors of the Believer generate a short list of the novels and story collections they thought were the strongest and most underappreciated of the year. The 2010 list appears below. In the January issue, we asked our readers to send in their nominations for the best work of fiction from 2010; their answers, along with the winner from the following short list, will appear in the May 2011 issue.
S P R A W L by Danielle Dutton
Orion You Came and You Took All My Marbles by Kira Henehan
Next by James Hynes
The Orange Eats Creeps by Grace Krilanovich
Skippy Dies by Paul Murray