07/08/2011 10:57 am ET Updated Sep 07, 2011

Carmen Callil Resigned As Judge When Philip Roth Won The Booker But She Likes This Novel

The Emperor of Lies is a novel about horrific historical fact, the Holocaust as experienced by the Jews of the Polish ghetto of Lodz. A bestseller in Scandinavia, it won the Swedish equivalent of the Man Booker prize in 2009.

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