Man Booker Shortlist Announced
The six finalists are:
- The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes (Jonathan Cape – Random House)
- Jamrach’s Menagerie by Carol Birch (Canongate Books)
- The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt (Granta)
- Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan (Serpent’s Tail)
- Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman (Bloomsbury)
- Snowdrops by A.D. Miller (Atlantic)
The winner will be announced on October 18th at a dinner at London’s Guildhall. The winner will receive £50,000 and each of the six shortlisted authors, including the winner, will receive £2,500 and a designer bound edition of their book.
Congratulations to all the nominees.