Earlier this week the judges for The Man Booker Prize for fiction announced their longlist for the prize. The list includes:
Peter Carey: PARROT AND OLIVIER IN AMERICA
Emma Donoghue: ROOM
Helen Dunmore: THE BETRAYAL
Damon Galgut: IN A STRANGE ROOM
Howard Jacobson: THE FINKLER QUESTION
Andrea Levy: THE LONG SONG
Tom McCarthy: C
David Mitchell: THE THOUSAND AUTUMNS OF JACOB DE ZOET
Lisa Moore: FEBRUARY
Paul Murray: SKIPPY DIES
Rose Tremain: TRESPASS
Christos Tsiolkas: THE SLAP
Alan Warner: THE STARS IN THE BRIGHT SKY
Not all the titles listed here are available for sale in the US just yet, but most are and the rest are coming soon!
The 2010 shortlist will be announced on Tuesday September 7th and the winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2010 will be revealed on Tuesday October 12th and we’ll keep you posted!
To read more about the books and the process, check out The Man Booker Prize website.