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Plotting The Booker: An Infographic

Are you writing a novel about an escaped tiger? (They’re quite popular these days.) Well, if you hope to win the Booker prize, you’d increase your odds by 1,300% if you switched your theme to “death.” Related posts: Booker Prize Shortlist Odds With the Booker Prize shortlist out, the bookies have updated... The 2010 Booker [...] Related posts: Booker Prize Shortlist Odds With the Booker Prize shortlist out, the bookies have updated.
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“What fascinates me are the turning points”

Entertainment / Books : The Millions (2 years ago)

At The Guardian’s website, Hilary Mantel reflects on her second Booker Prize, awarded to the author for her new novel, Bring Up the Bodies. Ms. Mantel is the first woman to win the prize more than once. Related posts: Hilary Mantel ... Read Post

A Debut Novel About India Wins the Man Booker Prize

Entertainment / Books : New York Times: Books (6 years ago)

Aravind Adiga, 33, won the 40th Man Booker prize on Tuesday night for his debut novel, “The White Tiger,” a vivid exploration of India’s class struggle. Read Post

Man Booker Prize goes to Aravind Adiga for 'The White Tiger'

Entertainment / Books : Jacket Copy (6 years ago)

Indian author Aravind Adiga has won the 40th annual Man Booker Prize for his debut novel, "The White Tiger," it was announced today at the awards ceremony in London. The book is described on the Man Booker Prize site as... Read Post


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