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
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
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