Tagged: Man Booker Prize

Man Booker 2017: who's missing from the longlist?

Alice O'Keeffe, The Bookseller's books editor, looks at who is in the running for the Man Booker Prize 2017, and who missed out.  ... Read more

Lloyd Parry scoops Rathbones Folio Prize

The Times’ foreign correspondent Richard Lloyd Parry has scooped the £20,000 Rathbones Folio Prize for his “harrowing and inspiring” portrayal of the 2011 Japanese tsunami.... Read more

Rathbones Folio Prize reopens Man Booker debate

Members of the Folio Prize Academy have spoken out against the Man Booker Prize's expanded eligibility criteria, with author Tessa Hadley suggesting British and Commonwealth... Read more

Fifty years of Man Booker winners to compete for one-off prize

The Booker Prize Foundation has revealed a new prize to mark its 50th anniversary which will put previous winners across five decades into contention for a one-off award.... Read more

Publishers urge Man Booker Prize to rescind rule change

Publishers have signed a letter urging the Man Booker Prize organisers to reverse their decision to allow US authors to enter, citing concerns it is... Read more

Her Bloody Project: Sara Hunt on launching Graeme Macrae Burnet

Saraband publisher Sara Hunt talks about the impact of Graeme Macrae Burnet's Man Booker Prize shortlisting on the company and its recent move to Manchester.... Read more

Booker boost

Scottish indie Saraband hit the headlines in 2016 when Graeme Macrae Burnet fought off big-name competition to land a Booker nod. Read more

Man Booker Prize opened to Irish publishers

Irish publishers are now eligible to submit novels for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction from this year onwards. Read more

Man Booker Prize prepares 50th anniversary celebrations

The Man Booker Prize is marking its 50th anniversary in 2018 with year-long celebrations and a campaign to introduce new audiences to its winning, shortlisted and longlisted authors.... Read more

Appiah named 2018 Man Booker Prize chair of judges

Philosopher, cultural theorist and novelist Kwame Anthony Appiah has been named chair of the judges for the 2018 Man Booker Prize for Fiction. Read more

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