Pulitizer winner makes Booker Prize shortlist
15 September 2015
From the section Entertainment & Arts
The winner of the Man Booker will be presented on 13 October
A US Pulitzer Prize winner and two British authors are among the six writers shortlisted for this year’s Man Booker Prize.
Tom McCarthy and Sunjeev Sahota are on the list alongside Pulitzer winner Anne Tyler and fellow US writer Jasnya Yanagihara, plus Jamaican Marlon James and Nigeria’s Chigozie Obioma.
Australian author Richard Flanagan won last year’s prize for his wartime novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North.
The winner is announced on 13 October.
The shortlist of authors and titles is as …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment