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  • v. Present participle of longlist.

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Examples

  • Last week I tweeted with frustration about the standards of editing I had encountered while longlisting the Guardian First Book award.

    Red pen blues

  • Yet the top-selling two books - not mass-market titlesbut books that had been considered worthy of longlisting - were not shortlisted.

    Sunday Salon: Book Depository and Man Booker

  • A book worthy of the attention that Booker longlisting offers and a good read but will it fill one of the last few places on my shortlist?

    Bookerthon 2007 : Consolation by Michael Redhill

  • There was disappointment, though, for Ian McEwan, initially viewed as one of the strongest contenders for the award following his longlisting for On Chesil Beach, a novel devoted to the horrors of bad sex, and in particular, messy premature ejaculation.

    Bad Sex in Fiction Award - Norman Mailer

  • The issue of fanfic winning has never arisen: longlisting a work is not an indication that the work was considered to win; it is simply an indication that one or more jurors found the work worthy of attention for a very broad definition of “worthy of attention”.

    Tiptree Longlist Controversy

  • The process of awards longlisting and shortlisting, for that matter is always interesting.

    Tiptree Longlist Controversy

  • It seems like the argument I'm seeing most consistently aimed at people who are publically unhappy with "Arcana's" longlisting for the Tiptree Award goes a little something like this:

    okay, fine, the Tiptree thing

  • At a time when the noble art of browsing a bookshop appears to have fallen out of fashion, this is all the more reason to cheer when any longlisting, shortlisting or, indeed, winner comes out of left field.

    Books news, reviews and author interviews | guardian.co.uk

  • Here, would being near the bottom of a very lengthy longlist, of boys that Caroline Morahan would allow into boobtown, count as previous experience of longlisting?

    Irish Blogs

  • If you can’t decide, you may want to compare them with past winners or read some of my comments on the longlisting of Ian McEwan for the 2007 Bad Sex Award.

    2009 November 06 « One-Minute Book Reviews

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