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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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2017 Man Booker International winner announced

A Horse Walks into a Bar An excellent title, and now we are assured an excellent read, Israeli author David Grossman’s A Horse Walks into a Bar has been awarded the Man Booker International Prize for 2017. Translated by Jessica Cohen and … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize announces 2016 shortlist

These are the six shortlisted novels for this year’s Man Booker prize. The shortlisted books were announced by 2016 Chair of judges, Dr. Amanda Foreman, at a press conference at the offices of sponsor Man Group.  The shortlist features a variety … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize Shortlist

Apologies, it’s been almost a fortnight since the shortlist for this year’s Man Booker Prize was announced by the chair of the judges, AC Grayling. I’m sure most of you booky types are well ahead of me on this one. … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize Longlist

Last week the 2014 Longlist for the Man Booker Prize was announced. Previously for novels written in English and published in the UK, the Man Booker Prize now admits nominations from all over the world. The six judges, headed by … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize 2013 Shortlist

Here is some of the very best contemporary fiction, distilled from an entry pool of 151 novels and a longlist of 13. We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton     The Harvest by Jim Crace     The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri … Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize Longlist

Out of 151 nominated titles, here are the 13 that have made it on to the 45th Man Booker Prize longlist this year. The judges of this year’s prize are Robert Macfarlane, Martha Kearney, Robert Douglas-Fairhurst, Natalie Haynes and Stuart … Continue reading

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