These are the 10 finalist novels of the LXVII edition of the Planeta de Novela Prize, chosen among the 642 presented, a new record of participation in the history of the award.
The ten titles and authors (or their pseudonyms) of the works are:
Goodbye, by Sandra Glaser (pseudonym)
Violence of gender, by Paulina Ayerza (pseudonym)
Looking at a silent sky, by Elena Francis (pseudonym)
The ascent, by James Sussex (pseudonym)
The art of the flight, by Daniel Tordera
The shadow of the cherry tree, by Ariane Onna (pseudonym)
The losers, by María Díez García
Mate, by Hatshepsut (pseudonym)
Ángela, by Leticia Conti Falcone
The Black Widow's Lover by Ray Collins
The Award Jury is made up of Alberto Blecua, Fernando Delgado, Juan Eslava Galán, Pere Gimferrer, Carmen Posadas, Rosa Regàs and Belén López, secretary with vote.
The awarding of the Prize takes place today, Monday, October 15 in Barcelona, during a literary dinner at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya.