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Man booker longlist announced

Author (nationality) – Title (imprint)

Bill Clegg (US) – Did You Ever Have a Family(Jonathan Cape)            

Anne Enright (Ireland) – The Green Road(Jonathan Cape)

Marlon James (Jamaica) – A Briefhttp:// History of Seven Killings (Oneworld Publications)

Laila Lalami (US) – The Moor’s Account(Periscope, Garnet Publishing)

Tom McCarthy (UK) – Satin Island (Jonathan Cape)

Chigozie Obioma (Nigeria) – The Fishermen(ONE, Pushkin Press)

Andrew O’Hagan (UK) – The Illuminations (Faber & Faber)

Marilynne Robinson (US) – Lila (Virago)            

Anuradha Roy (India) – Sleeping on Jupiter(MacLehose Press, Quercus)

Sunjeev Sahota (UK) – The Year of the Runaways(Picador)

Anna Smaill (New Zealand) – The Chimes(Sceptre)

Anne Tyler (US) – A Spool of Blue Thread (Chatto & Windus)

Hanya Yanagihara (US) – A Little Life (Picador)

I am going to read the longlist. I have several of the books on hold in the library. Two on pre-order from Amazon. Brought one. Have downloaded samples of some onto my kindle. Will you be reading

One thought on “Man booker longlist announced

  1. Thanks for the follow of my nascent blog, Victoria – I assume you came across my review of The Year of the Runaways. I’ll be working my way through the rest of the list too.

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