The Long Take

Robin Robertson
13/02/2018 ISBN: 9781509846887

Milkman

Anna Burns
17/05/2018 ISBN: 9780571342730

Washington Black

Esi Edugyan
02/08/2018 ISBN: 9781846689598

Everything Under

Daisy Johnson
12/07/2018 ISBN: 9781910702345

The Mars Room

Rachel Kushner
07/06/2018 ISBN: 9781910702673

The Overstory

Richard Powers
05/04/2018 9781785151637
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Man Booker Prize 2018 shortlist announced

September 21, 2018 | by SRB

Anna Burns, Milkman (Faber & Faber)
Esi Edugyan, Washington Black (Serpent’s Tail)
Daisy Johnson, Everything Under (Jonathan Cape)
Rachel Kushner, The Mars Room (Jonathan Cape)
Richard Powers, The Overstory (William Heinemann)
Robin Robertson, The Long Take (Picador)

Anna Burns, Esi Edugyan, Daisy Johnson, Rachel Kushner, Richard Powers and Robin Robertson have been announced as the six authors shortlisted for the 2018 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.

Their names were announced this morning by 2018 Chair of judges, Kwame Anthony Appiah, at a press conference at the offices of sponsor Man Group.

Read an interview with Robin Robertson, the only Scot on the list and one of our finest poets and now fiction writer.

The shortlist was selected by a panel of five judges: the philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah (Chair); crime writer Val McDermid; cultural critic Leo Robson; feminist writer and critic Jacqueline Rose; and artist and graphic novelist Leanne Shapton.

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