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Photo by Ilja Keizer Review: 'The Discomfort of Evening,' by , translated by Michele Hutchison FICTION: A 10-year-old girl tries to come to grips with her brother's death in a family of dysfunction and pain. By Marion Winik Special to the Star Tribune SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 — 10:35AM The Booker International Prize has gone to the youngest author ever, a 29-year-old Dutch writer named , who uses they/them pronouns, and their translator Michele Hutchison. One judge described “The Discomfort of Evening” as “a tender and visceral evocation of a childhood caught between shame and salvation.” Having just finished the book,...

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