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Hannah Kent’s debut novel, Burial Rites, was translated into 28 languages. It won the ABIA Literary Fiction Book of the Year, the Indie Awards Debut Fiction Book of the Year and was shortlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, The Guardian First Book Award, the Stella Prize and the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. Hannah co-founded the Australian literary journal Kill Your Darlings, where she is currently publishing director. Hannah’s second novel, The Good People, was published in 2016.