Posts under ‘Booker Prize’

Who Will Be Longlisted for the 2015 Booker Prize?

The Booker longlist will be announced on Wednesday 29 July. For the last few months I’ve been studying the contenders. It’s […]

The 2014 Booker Longlist

The longlist for the 2014 Booker Prize has just been announced. I’m impressed by the selection as it appears to […]

Who will be longlisted for the 2014 Booker Prize?

The longlist for the 2014 Booker Prize will be announced on Wednesday 23rd July 2014. This year the rules have […]

Eleanor Catton wins the 2013 Booker Prize!

The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton has just won the 2013 Booker Prize! I’m very pleased. It wasn’t quite to my […]

Who will win the 2013 Booker Prize?

This year’s Booker prize has been different from previous years. There were no literary heavy weights guaranteed a place on the shortlist; no book […]

Books in Brief: The Colour of Blood, The Luminaries and Jar City

 Shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1987 The Colour of Blood by Brian Moore Five words from the blurb: conflict, […]