Category Archives: Man Booker Prize

Golden Man Booker Prize Winner

The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje has won the Golden Man Booker Prize. This special one-off prize was chosen by the public to celebrate 50 years of the Booker prize. All previous winners were considered by a panel of five specially appointed … Continue reading

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The Golden Man Booker Prize

Fancy voting for the best ever Booker prize winner? To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the awards you can participate in choosing  the winner of the Golden Man Booker prize. The shortlist was selected by 5 judges, each assigned a … Continue reading

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2017 Man Booker Winner

‘The form and style of this utterly original novel, reveals a witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative.’ Lola, Baroness Young, Chair of judges Lincoln in the Bardo is the first full-length novel from George Saunders, internationally renowned short story writer. … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize 2017 Longlist

The longlist has been announced, and it is time to get borrowing! Put your copies on reserve now, and start your Man Booker reading journey. The shortlist will be announced on September 13th, with the winner announced on October 17th. … Continue reading

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>Man Booker in Sydney

> How exciting for our neck of the woods! The University of Sydney will host the press conference to announce the Judges’ list of finalists for the Man Booker International Prize on 30th March, and the winner will be announced … Continue reading

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>Man Booker Prize 2010 Winner

> Congratulations must go to British author Howard Jacobson who was named the winner of the £50,000 Man Booker Prize for Fiction for The Finkler Question. Jacobson has been on the Man Booker longlist twice before – for Kalooki Nights … Continue reading

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>A Year in the Life of a Booker Prize Judge

>Ahead of the announcement tomorrow of the winner of the Man Booker Prize comes this article,My year as a Man Booker Prize judge by Rosie Blau in The Financial Times. With 138 Man Booker nominated books to read, a newborn … Continue reading

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