Tagged: Man Booker Prize

Bookers, Burns and bounces

Following the Man Booker Prize 2018 winner reveal, Philip Jones reflects on the role and relevance of the prize in today's literary landscape. Read more

Man Booker: 'lovely surprise' to see Bauer but where is Barker?

Books editor Alice O'Keeffe shares her views on the 2018 Man Booker Prize longlist.  Read more

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

Faber to publish special Liberty edition of Milkman along with new audio

Faber will publish a special London Liberty edition of Anna Burns’ Man Booker Prize-winning Milkman in September, as part of its partnership with the historic department store,... Read more

Trade welcomes new Booker sponsor Crankstart amid calls for reform

The Booker Prize’s new sponsor Crankstart has been met with an overwhelmingly positive response from the trade but some publishers see a missed opportunity if... Read more

Crankstart revealed as new Booker Prize sponsor in five-year deal

The Booker Prize will be sponsored by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Sir Michael Moritz's charitable foundation Crankstart in a five-year deal, it has been announced.... Read more

Harvill Secker acquires political thriller Independence Square

Harvill Secker has acquired a new novel by A.D Miller, author of the Man Booker-shortlisted debut Snowdrops (Atlantic, 2011), called Independence Square.... Read more

Man Booker Prize 2019 opens for entries

The submissions for the 2019 Man Booker Prize are now open.  Read more

Calder and Florence join 2019 Man Booker judging panel

The 2019 Man Booker Prize for Fiction judges have been announced, with book trade heavyweights Peter Florence and Liz Calder on the panel. Read more

'Astonishing' demand for Milkman continues

Faber has experienced an “astonishing” demand for Anna Burns’ Milkman since it won the Man Booker Prize, selling 63,288 copies through Nielsen BookScan and 250,000 B-format copies out of its... Read more

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