Tagged: Booker Prize

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

Martyn Goff dies

Martyn Goff, who served as administrator of the Booker Prize Foundation for more than three decades and “helped shape the prize into the literary force... Read more

Rushdie rejects deformed language of extremism

Booker Prize winning novelist Salman Rushdie has condemned "the mangling of language which makes possible the creation of tyranny", identifying in particular the language of... Read more

We Love This Booker Nominee: Alan Hollinghurst

Alan Hollinghurst's The Stranger's Child has been longlisted for the prestigious Man Booker Prize. We Love This Book knew he was one to watch after... Read more

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