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Ask the author – 2014 Shortlist

Ask the author – 2014 Shortlist

Have you read this year’s shortlist and now have a burning question for one of the authors? Now is your chance to put them on the spot.

In the coming days some of our 2014 shortlisted authors will be taking to our Twitter channel (@ManBookerPrize) to answer your questions.

All you have to do is tweet a question with the hashtag (#MBShortlist) and the initials of the author your question is intended for.

Furthermore if you tweet your question with the hashtag then you will be in with a chance of winning a complete set of shortlist books.

The participating shortlisted authors and initials are here:

To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris (JF)

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler (KJF)

How to be Both by Ali Smith (AS)

The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan (RF)

The Lives of Others by Neel Mukherjee (NM)

If you want to learn more about the shortlisted books and the authors then we have our previous interviews with the shortlisted authors here:

Joshua Ferris

Richard Flanagan

Karen Joy Fowler

Howard Jacobson

Neel Mukherjee

Ali Smith

Our winner announcement will be on Tuesday 14 October.