George Saunders named Man Booker Prize winner for 2017

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AMERICAN author George Saunders has won the Man Booker Prize for 2017.

His novel Lincoln in the Bardo, beat off stiff competition from Emily Fridlund’s History of Wolves, Fiona Mozley’s Elmet, Paul Auster’s 4 3 2 1, Ali Smith’s Autumn and Mohsin Hamid’s Exit West. Continue reading

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Man Booker Prize chooses 13 novels for its 2017 longlist

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THIRTEEN books have made it onto the prestigious Man Booker Prize longlist, writes ESTELLE SINKINS.

Revealed to the public on Thursday, July 27, the list includes four American and four British authors, two from Ireland, two authors of Pakistan and British heritage and one writer from Indian. Continue reading