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Man Booker Prize 2016

The great prize money giveaway

It has been a 44 years since John Berger gave his prize money for winning the 1972 Booker Prize (as

Why Hilary Mantel is 5,693%...

Of course the Man Booker is not about money, even though it carries a £50,000 reward and the

Paul Beatty, a worried man

There is a slight air of apprehension about Paul Beatty, the new Man Booker winner. As well there

Paul Beatty, a shocking...

How ironic that Paul Beatty's first act as the Man Booker Prize winner 2016 was to be lost for words

The Man Booker Prize 2016...

Man Booker Prize 2016 shortlist
First 155 novels became 13 and now they have shrunk again: the six books that have been named on the

Man Booker Prize announces...

The Man Booker Prize 2016 shortlist
Paul Beatty, Deborah Levy, Graeme Macrae Burnet, Ottessa Moshfegh, David Szalay and Madeleine Thien

Wyl Menmuir interview

Wyl Menmuir
Wyl Menmuir explains how he explores geographical and psychological space in The Many and that

Paul Beatty interview

Paul Beatty
Paul Beatty tells us how he doesn’t lay on the welcome mat for his reader but leaves the door ajar,

Ottessa Moshfegh interview

Ottessa Moshfegh
Ottessa Moshfegh describes how news of Eileen making the longlist struck her as a sardonic dream and

Elizabeth Strout interview

Elizabeth Strout
Elizabeth Strout talks about how she’s honoured to have made the longlist with My Name is Lucy