Man Booker Prize Blog
16/10/2018 - 08:55 PM
The judges cited her use of dark humor to explore tribalism, state-sponsored terrorism, social division and sexual and political oppression.
14/10/2018 - 12:00 PM
She read 171 books for the prestigious literary prize. ?On Oct. 17, I?m going to sit down and read a book I have no obligation to read,? she said.
20/09/2018 - 09:48 AM
The six books in the running for one of the world?s major literary awards includes a novel written in verse. Two American authors made the cut.
31/08/2018 - 01:30 PM
Sally Rooney, a funny, cerebral Marxist from Dublin, wrote a novel about people like her. She didn?t expect it to be a smash hit.
09/08/2018 - 08:00 PM
It is not her only novel to be translated into English, but it is the first one to establish her reputation beyond her native Poland.
23/07/2018 - 11:01 PM
The nomination of Nick Drnaso?s ?Sabrina? for Britain?s major literary prize is a breakthrough moment for the format.
08/07/2018 - 07:30 PM
Michael Ondaatje?s 1992 wartime novel won the special award commemorating 50 years of Man Booker prizes.
26/05/2018 - 05:30 PM
The authors up for the one-time award include Hilary Mantel, V.S. Naipaul and Michael Ondaatje.
30/03/2018 - 03:36 PM
With Britain?s most prestigious literary award increasingly dominated by Americans, a push to return to old rules excluding them has gained strength.
14/03/2018 - 09:00 AM
Alan Hollinghurst, one of England?s most celebrated novelists, has changed with the times and found new ways to surprise.