Wednesday, August 13, 2014

BBC News - Man Booker Prize: Commonwealth authors edged out

BBC News - Man Booker Prize: Commonwealth authors edged out

Man Booker Prize 2014 longlist: Third of authors from America as award goes global - News - Books - The Independent

Man Booker Prize 2014 longlist: Third of authors from America as award goes global - News - Books - The Independent

The Man Booker Prize longlist

Joshua Ferris (American) - To Rise Again at a Decent Hour(Viking)
Richard Flanagan (Australian) - The Narrow Road to the Deep North (Chatto & Windus)
Karen Joy Fowler (American) - We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves (Serpent's Tail)
Siri Hustvedt (American) - The Blazing World (Sceptre)
Howard Jacobson (British) - J (Jonathan Cape)
Paul Kingsnorth (British) - The Wake (Unbound)
David Mitchell (British)  - The Bone Clocks (Sceptre)
Neel Mukherjee (British)  - The Lives of Others (Chatto & Windus)
David Nicholls (British) - Us (Hodder & Stoughton)
Joseph O'Neill (Irish/American) - The Dog (Fourth Estate)
Richard Powers (American) - Orfeo (Atlantic Books)
Ali Smith (British) - How to be Both (Hamish Hamilton)
Niall Williams (Irish) - History of the Rain (Bloomsbury)