2014 booker long list
Grayling described the historical novel as a "remarkable love story as well as a story about human suffering and comradeship". Share this: Twitter Facebook. For a full history of the prize including previous winners, shortlisted authors and judges visit the website: www. On the eve of the longlist announcement, many pundits were tipping a longlist that was over half or even two-thirds American-authored, and some big name American writers were being touted as shoe-ins. Sales of her winning novels together exceeded a million copies in their UK editions. Published on Submitted by Leah on Wed, Today, Wednesday 23 Julymarks a historic moment for the Man Booker Prizeas it announces its first global longlist.
The Narrow Road to the Deep North, Richard Flanagan (Chatto & Windus).
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We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, Karen Joy Fowler (Serpent's Tail). The Blazing World, Siri Hustvedt (Sceptre).
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The judges are required to call in no fewer than eight and no more than 12 of these titles. UK publishers may submit novels written in the English language and published in the UK between 1 October and 30 September Sales of her winning novels together exceeded a million copies in their UK editions.
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The Lives of Others. Chair of the judges, AC Graylingcomments on behalf of the panel:. BBC News.
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To date, Granta have soldcopies in the UK and almostworldwide. On 14 October, chair judge A. Its canon contains many of the literary trailblazers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries: from Salman Rushdie to Hilary MantelIris Murdoch to Peter Carey.