Major Fall Book Awards Season is A Go

Major Fall Book Awards Season is A Go

News by Raine Winters
The Man Booker Prize and National Book Awards have announced both long and short lists for their respective awards.
Eleanor Catton, The Luminaries

Eleanor Catton Wins The 2013 Man Booker Prize

News by Christopher Shultz
'The Luminaries,' Catton's second novel, made quite the impression on this year's judges.
Americans Set to Invade Man Booker Prize

Americans Set to Invade Man Booker Prize

News by Dean Fetzer
In a landmark decision, it looks like the annual literary prize, previously restricted to entries from British, Irish and Commonwealth authors, could be opened to U.S. authors from next year.
Hilary Mantel's "Bring Up The Bodies" Man Booker

The 2012 Man Booker Prize Goes To Hilary Mantel's "Bring Up The Bodies"

News by Benoît Lelièvre
Hilary Mantel won the Man Booker Prize again. This time, for the sequel to the novel that got her the same award in 2009
2012 Man Booker Prize Shortlist

2012 Man Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

News by Benoît Lelièvre September 12, 2012
The Man Booker committee has published the shortlist for its 2012 Award. Many new names!
Booker Prize 2012 Longlist

Booker Prize 2012 Longlist: Out With The Old In With The New

News by Kimberly Turner July 26, 2012
The longlist for the Man Booker Prize, announced today, is either a breath of fresh air or a slap in the face for the old guard.

Blue is For Boys, Orange Is For Girls

Column by Cath Murphy March 12, 2012
The Orange long list, announced on March 8th, aims to promote women writers. But does it? And shouldn't female authors be ready to take on the men?