This year, the 13 books of the “Man Booker Dozen” are:
Julian Barnes The Sense of an Ending
(JonathanCape – Random House)
Sebastian Barry On Canaan’s Side
Patrick deWitt The Sisters Brothers (Granta)
(Serpent’s Tail – Profile)
A Cupboard Full of Coats (Oneworld)
The Stranger’s Child
(Picador – Pan Macmillan)Stephen Kelman Pigeon English (Bloomsbury)
Patrick McGuinness The Last Hundred Days
Jane Rogers The Testament of Jessie Lamb
(Chatto & Windus – Random House)
You can learn more about the authors, titles, and judges here.
The shortlist will be narrowed down to six on September 6th. The winner will be announced on October 18th.
~ Olivia M.