Booker Prize

This group is for discussion of the books selected for the Booker Prize, in the current year or in past ones. Everyone is free to join, and all participants are encouraged to post comments and reviews. The thread's main focus of activity will be from mid July, when the longlist is announced, to late October, when the prize is awarded.

The 2020 Booker Prize key dates:

Longlist announcement: 28 July 2020
Shortlist announcement: 15 September 2020
Prize ceremony: 19 November 2020

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1morechapter's Booker progress1 ulæst / 11morechapter, maj 2012
The Teleportation Accident by Ned Bauman1 ulæst / 1kidzdoc, juli 2012
wookiebender's Booker Reads19 ulæste / 19kidzdoc, april 2012
The Literature Prize (a.k.a. The "To Hell with the Booker" Prize)12 ulæste / 12RidgewayGirl, oktober 2011
2011 Man Booker Prize94 ulæste / 94laytonwoman3rd, oktober 2011
Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel3 ulæste / 3The_Hibernator, juli 2012
2012 Booker Prize longlist speculation thread30 ulæste / 30carp4, juli 2012
Reading the lot17 ulæste / 17funkyderek, oktober 2011
Pick a winner from the shortlist titles you've read13 ulæste / 13LovingLit, juli 2012
Earlier Booker Winners and Longlisted/Shortlisted Titles77 ulæste / 77lilianboerboom, maj 2012
Book App for iPhone5 ulæste / 5LovingLit, juli 2012
The 2011 shortlist84 ulæste / 84kidzdoc, oktober 2011
Best eligible books not selected for the longlist19 ulæste / 19kiwidoc, november 2011
2015 Booker Prize longlist12 ulæste / 12RidgewayGirl, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: Lila10 ulæste / 10Deern, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Chimes5 ulæste / 5Deern, september 2015
1987: Booker Prize - Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively3 ulæste / 3lauralkeet, september 2015
The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng7 ulæste / 7edwinbcn, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: Sleeping on Jupiter4 ulæste / 4Simone2, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: Satin Island3 ulæste / 3Deern, september 2015
rainpebble bookers out15 ulæste / 15rainpebble, februar 2012
Word or Excel table list of Booker and short lists?3 ulæste / 3DorsVenabili, februar 2012
2013 short list availability9 ulæste / 9RidgewayGirl, september 2013
2013 Booker longlist: The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri8 ulæste / 8Jude_The_Obscure, oktober 2013
Far to Go by Alison Pick13 ulæste / 13kiwidoc, oktober 2011
The Testament of Jessie Lamb by Jane Rogers15 ulæste / 15kidzdoc, september 2011
2013 Booker Prize longlist27 ulæste / 27kidzdoc, september 2013
2013 Booker longlist: The Marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris4 ulæste / 4alexdaw, august 2013
Skios by Michael Frayn9 ulæste / 9kidzdoc, august 2013
Philida by André Brink2 ulæste / 2brenpike, august 2012
2012 Man Booker Prize Longlist26 ulæste / 26kidzdoc, august 2012
2013 Booker Prize longlist speculation thread15 ulæste / 15kidzdoc, juli 2013
Communion Town by Sam Thompson5 ulæste / 5kidzdoc, januar 2013
Americans to be eligible for 2014 Man Booker Prize?22 ulæste / 22lauralkeet, september 2013
The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt25 ulæste / 25rudder, september 2013
2013 Shortlist: What books should make the cut?2 ulæste / 2Deern, september 2013
Laura (lindsacl)'s Complete Booker59 ulæste / 59lauralkeet, marts 2013
Derby Day by D.J. Taylor2 ulæste / 2kidzdoc, september 2011
"What's up with the Bookers this year?"24 ulæste / 24lauralkeet, september 2011
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes8 ulæste / 8Cait86, august 2011
A Cupboard Full of Coats by Yvvette Edwards4 ulæste / 4vancouverdeb, august 2011
Jamrach's Menagerie by Carol Birch5 ulæste / 5kidzdoc, september 2011
The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness7 ulæste / 7kidzdoc, september 2011
Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman12 ulæste / 12vancouverdeb, august 2011
Snowdrops by A.D. Miller10 ulæste / 10alexdaw, september 2011
General discussion28 ulæste / 28kidzdoc, september 2011
Which book should win the 2011 Booker Prize?2 ulæste / 2kiwidoc, oktober 2011
On Canaan's Side by Sebastian Barry8 ulæste / 8Cait86, september 2011
Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan6 ulæste / 6kidzdoc, september 2011
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce16 ulæste / 16TheoClarke, februar 2015
2013 Booker longlist: Five Star Billionaire by Tash Aw5 ulæste / 5edwinbcn, februar 2015
2013 Booker longlist: Unexploded by Alison MacLeod4 ulæste / 4alexdaw, november 2013
2013 Booker longlist: Almost English by Charlotte Mendelson9 ulæste / 9alexdaw, december 2013
2014 Booker Prize longlist: Orfeo18 ulæste / 18justifiedsinner, august 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Dog4 ulæste / 4Deern, august 2014
2014 Booker Prize Shadow Jury6 ulæste / 6Deern, oktober 2014
"Behind the scenes at the Booker"--great interactive Guardian resource3 ulæste / 3danieljayfriedman, oktober 2013
2013 Booker Prize Shadow Jury17 ulæste / 17LovingLit, oktober 2013
2013 Booker longlist: The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín12 ulæste / 12edwinbcn, marts 2014
The Lighthouse by Alison Moore18 ulæste / 18edwinbcn, januar 2014
Man Booker Prize at the movies. . .17 ulæste / 17danieljayfriedman, oktober 2013
Bookermania--upcoming Morgan Library and Museum exhibit on 45 years of the Man Booker Prize5 ulæste / 5danieljayfriedman, oktober 2013
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Lives of Others5 ulæste / 5kidzdoc, oktober 2014
2014 Booker Prize5 ulæste / 5lilisin, oktober 2014
WWYD? Two books, two weeks3 ulæste / 3wonderlake, august 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Blazing World4 ulæste / 4japaul22, september 2014
2014 short list1 ulæst / 1danieljayfriedman, september 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: Us3 ulæste / 3kidzdoc, september 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: How to Be Both2 ulæste / 2Deern, august 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Bone Clocks19 ulæste / 19gendeg, september 2014
Sad news1 ulæst / 1kidzdoc, oktober 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: J12 ulæste / 12kidzdoc, oktober 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves11 ulæste / 11wookiebender, oktober 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: To Rise Again at a Decent Hour11 ulæste / 11kidzdoc, oktober 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Wake10 ulæste / 10japaul22, august 2014
2014 Man Booker Prize longlist20 ulæste / 20alexdaw, august 2014
2015 Booker Prize longlist: Did You Ever Have a Family13 ulæste / 13RidgewayGirl, oktober 2015
And the 2015 Booker Prize goes to...5 ulæste / 5Mercury57, oktober 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: A Little Life7 ulæste / 7sparemethecensor, oktober 2015
2014 Booker Prize longlist: History of the Rain10 ulæste / 10edwinbcn, oktober 2015
2013 Booker longlist: TransAtlantic by Colum McCann11 ulæste / 11edwinbcn, oktober 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: A Spool of Blue Thread17 ulæste / 17Deern, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: Dynamic Ranking13 ulæste / 13sparemethecensor, september 2015
Man Booker Prize 2015 speculation thread7 ulæste / 7Caroline_McElwee, juli 2015
kidzdoc's BookerFest35 ulæste / 35rebeccanyc, august 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Moor's Account3 ulæste / 3Deern, august 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Green Road2 ulæste / 2RidgewayGirl, august 2015
2015 Booker Prize: Voice your choice!4 ulæste / 4brenpike, oktober 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Illuminations5 ulæste / 5RidgewayGirl, oktober 2015
2014 Booker Prize longlist: The Narrow Road to the Deep North9 ulæste / 9lilisin, december 2014
Booker Books- Ireadthereforeiam conquers the TBR shelf114 ulæste / 114LovingLit, april 2014
2013 Booker longlist: Harvest by Jim Crace7 ulæste / 7Nickelini, maj 2014
2014 Booker Prize longlist preview20 ulæste / 20danieljayfriedman, juli 2014
2013 Booker longlist: The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan8 ulæste / 8kidzdoc, januar 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: A Brief History of Seven Killings17 ulæste / 17Simone2, oktober 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Fishermen7 ulæste / 7Deern, september 2015
2015 Booker Prize longlist: The Year of the Runaways4 ulæste / 4Deern, oktober 2015
2015 Booker Prize shortlist6 ulæste / 6LovingLit, oktober 2015
2013 Booker longlist: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki11 ulæste / 11Mr.Durick, oktober 2015
2014 Booker Prize shortlist8 ulæste / 8RidgewayGirl, september 2014
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