The Tournament of Books’ organizers Andrew Womack and Rosecrans Baldwin are TMN’s co-founders. Baldwin’s most recent book is the bestselling Everything Now: Lessons From the City-State of Los Angeles. For his novels and magazine articles, try rosecransbaldwin.com.
Here are the shortlist, judges, and Zombie poll for the 2022 Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.
Anticipating the 2022 Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes, here are the 68 most Rooster-worthy books of 2021.
This week, we discuss the conclusion of Rivka Galchen’s Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch—and it’s time for you to vote on which of our August novels advances to our end-of-summer finale!
Five books down, one to go. This week, we start our final book of the season: Rivka Galchen’s Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch.
This week, we discuss the second half of Helen Oyeyemi’s Peaces, and are left with even more questions than we had after the first half.
It’s a new month and a new book matchup at Camp ToB 2021! This week, we embark on the mystery train of Helen Oyeyemi’s Peaces.
This week we’ll discuss the second half of Jhumpa Lahiri’s Whereabouts. What will the change in seasons bring? More loneliness and misery? Plus, it’s time to vote on which of our July novels will head to the summer finale.
Moving as briskly along as the summer heat allows, this week we’re in Italy to discuss the first half of Jhumpa Lahiri’s Whereabouts.
This week we discuss the back half of Kazuo Ishiguro’s Klara and the Sun. If you thought the first half was fraught with ethical dilemmas, well, get ready to get thorny.
As we leave June behind for hot, sunny July, this week we discuss the first half of Kazuo Ishiguro’s Klara and the Sun.
We wrap up the discussion on our second book of June—and it’s time to vote for which of this month’s books you want to send to our end-of-summer finale!
This week we begin discussing our second book of the summer, Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters.