Man Booker Prize

Man Booker Prize 2018

The longlist for the £50,000 Man Booker Prize was announced yesterday.

This year’s longlist of 13 books was selected by a panel of five judges: by the philosopher Kwame Anthony Appiah (Chair); crime writer Val McDermid; cultural critic Leo Robson; feminist writer and critic Jacqueline Rose; and artist and graphic novelist Leanne Shapton.

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction is open to writers of any nationality, writing in English and published in the UK and Ireland. 

Title (imprint)
Snap (Bantam Press)
Milkman (Faber & Faber)
Sabrina (Granta Books)
Washington Black (Serpent’s Tail)
In Our Mad And Furious City (Tinder Press)
Everything Under (Jonathan Cape)
The Mars Room (Jonathan Cape)
The Water Cure (Hamish Hamilton)
Warlight (Jonathan Cape)
Overstory (William Heinemann)
The Long Take (Picador)
Normal People (Faber & Faber)
From A Low And Quiet Sea (Doubleday Ireland)

Author (country/territory) 
Belinda Bauer (UK)               
Anna Burns (UK)                         
Nick Drnaso (USA)                       
Esi Edugyan (Canada)                 
Guy Gunaratne (UK)                    
Daisy Johnson (UK)                     
Rachel Kushner (USA)                
Sophie Mackintosh (UK)              
Michael Ondaatje (Canada)         
Richard Powers (USA)                 
Robin Robertson (UK)                  
Sally Rooney (Ireland)                  
Donal Ryan (Ireland)

David Isaacson