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The Tournament of Books Zombie Poll

Powell's is proud to sponsor the 10th annual March Madness for book lovers, The Morning News Tournament of Books, in which 17 of the best fiction titles of 2013 duke it out to be named the Rooster of 2014!

The tournament will officially begin in early March, but you can get in on the action now by taking part in the "Zombie" poll. This poll determines which two books will get a second chance at the prize later in the tournament. All you have to do is select your favorite book from the list of finalists. Here's a rundown of those books:

At Night We Walk in Circles by Daniel Alarcón
Life after Life by Kate Atkinson
The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
The Tuner of Silences by Mia Couto
The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid
The Dinner by Herman Koch
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
Long Division by Kiese Laymon
Woke Up Lonely by Fiona Maazel
The Good Lord Bird by James McBride
Hill William by Scott McClanahan
The Son by Philipp Meyer
A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanagihara

Choose your favorite book now at The Morning News Tournament of Books website!

Voting closes on Tuesday, January 28.


Books mentioned in this post

  1. The People in the Trees
    Used Hardcover $8.95
  2. The Goldfinch
    Used Hardcover $15.00
  3. Eleanor and Park
    Used Hardcover $13.50
  4. A Tale for the Time Being
    Used Trade Paper $9.95
  5. The Son
    Sale Hardcover $10.98
  6. Hill William Used Trade Paper $8.95
  7. The Good Lord Bird
    Used Hardcover $9.95
  8. Woke Up Lonely
    Used Hardcover $8.50
  9. Long Division Used Trade Paper $10.50
  10. The Lowland
    Used Hardcover $10.95
  11. The Dinner
    Used Trade Paper $7.50
  12. How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia
    Used Hardcover $14.00
  13. The Signature of All Things
    Used Hardcover $7.95
  14. The Tuner of Silences (Biblioasis...
    Used Trade Paper $8.95
  15. The Luminaries
    Used Hardcover $10.95
  16. Life After Life
    Used Trade Paper $10.00
  17. At Night We Walk in Circles Used Hardcover $4.95

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