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The Man Booker Prize 2018

George Saunders

The Man Booker Prize

The Man Booker Prize was established in 1969. The winner receives £50,000 as well as the £2,500 awarded to each of the shortlisted authors. Both the winner and the shortlisted authors are guaranteed a worldwide readership plus an increase in book sales.

Events

Emirates Literary Festival, Kamila Shamsie and Fiona Mozley, Friday 9th March 4pm – check website for ticket details here

Charleston Literary Festival, The Man Booker Prize 50th Anniversary Debate, Ellah Allfrey, Erica Wagner, A.C Grayling, and Gaby Wood (Chair), Thursday 24th May 12.30pm – check website for ticket details here

Hay Festival, Margaret Atwood, Monday 28th May 4pm – check website for ticket details here

The 2017 Winner 

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. Read more here.  

Key Dates

  1. Longlist

    24.07.18
  2. Shortlist

    20.09.18
  3. Winner

    16.10.18
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