Paul Beatty is the first American to win the Man Booker Prize for Fiction

 

PAUL Beatty has become the first American to win the prestigious Man Booker Prize for Fiction.

His book, The Sellout, is published by small independent publisher Oneworld, who had their first win in 2015 with Marlon James’ A Brief History of Seven Killings. Continue reading

Check out who made the Man Booker Prize shortlist

PAUL Beatty (The Sellout), Deborah Levy (Hot Milk), Graeme Macrae Burnet (His Bloody Project), Ottessa Moshfegh (Eileen), David Szalay (All That Man) and Madeleine Thien (Do Not Say We Have Nothing) are the six shortlisted authors for the 2016 Man Booker Prize for Fiction. Continue reading