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Wood defends Booker judging process after Galley Beggar criticism

The Booker Prize Foundation's literary director has defended the judging process following criticism from shortlisted author Lucy Ellmann’s publisher Galley Beggar. ... Read more

Demand high for Evaristo after Booker win, says Waterstones, as PRH orders reprint

Demand for Bernardine Evaristo's Girl, Woman, Other (Hamish Hamilton) is high, says Waterstones, with PRH ordering a reprint of the Booker-winning title. ... Read more

Booker double welcomed by booksellers

The Booker Prize has been jointly won by Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments (Chatto & Windus) and Bernardine Evaristo’s Girl, Woman, Other (Hamish Hamilton).... Read more

Atwood and Shafak lead Booker shortlist sales

The Booker Prize will be awarded tonight, with sales of Margaret Atwood's The Testaments (Chatto & Windus) outselling every title on the shortlist, according to... Read more

Booker Prize stresses 2019 winner remains undecided after bookshop error

The Booker Prize has reassured readers the £50,000 literary award has “not yet been decided” – after a bookshop mistakenly branded copies of Margaret Atwood’s The... Read more

Booker Prize shortlist revealed

The Booker Prize shortlist has been revealed with Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie in the running for the £50,000 prize.   Read more

Booker tightlipped amid speculation Lee Child will judge 2020 prize

The Booker Prize has remained tightlipped over speculation that Lee Child will join the judging panel for the 2020 prize.  Read more

Trade figures weigh in on Booker Prize longlist as big names dominate

The Booker Prize longlist has been declared “an absolute gift for bookselling” by Waterstones, as retailers acknowledged the lack of surprise entries.... Read more

Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie nominated for 2019 Booker Prize

Margaret Atwood is longlisted for this year's £50,000 Booker Prize for her "terrifying and exhilarating" sequel The Testaments (Chatto & Windus) alongside fellow former winner Salman Rushdie, in the first... Read more

New Booker branding as Crankstart sponsorship begins

Crankstart has officially taken over as supporter of the Booker Prize, ending 18 years of sponsorship by The Man Group. Read more

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