There is a section early in Richard House’s transmedia novel "The Kills" – published this year by Pan Macmillan and long-listed for the 2013 Man Booker Prize – in which the protagonist, Ford, is on the run from some seriously shady ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
Two US-born judges join Booker panel as prize opens entry to all English-language authors In the year the Man Booker prize finally admits US novelists , the judging meeting for the UK's premier literary award will take on a transatlantic ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Philosopher and writer AC Grayling chairs the 2014's Man Booker Prize judging panel, featuring an American literature professor as the competition opens up to writers from the United States. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
Nigella Lawson appeared to have a happily uneventful meal last night, unless perhaps things got heated while discussing the latest Man Booker Prize.
The celebrity cook and TV personality...
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Despite its occasional failures, it is nevertheless clear why 'Communion Town' was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Sam Thompson is a gifted storyteller, someone who can mimic voices and fashion his own, a writer who clearly appreciates the art ... FULL ARTICLE AT Plain Dealer
Whether it be a Man Booker Prize-winning novel, a Grammy-nominated song or work in offices and on golf courses, sportsfields and basketball courts afar, the talent of young New Zealanders has featured regularly in global headlines.... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
They are more well known for their internationally celebrated lyrics and writing - but young artists Lorde and Eleanor Catton are both in the running to win New Zealand's quote of the year.Man Booker prize-winner Catton and musician... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
Singer Lorde and Man Booker prize winner Eleanor Catton have become ambassadors for a cultural renaissance in NZ For more than a decade, New Zealand's cultural profile in the world has mostly involved dressing up as Middle-earth. There is ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
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The Man Booker International Prize is a biennial international literary award given to a living author of any nationality for fiction published in English or generally available in English translation.
The award, sponsored by the Man Group and established in 2005 to complement the Man Booker Prize, rewards one writer's overall achievement in literature and their significant influence on writers... Full Article At Wikipedia.org