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The Booker Prize is the leading literary award in the English speaking world, and has brought recognition, reward and readership to outstanding fiction for over four decades

 

Man Booker Prize 2018
0571342736
Author: Burns, Anna
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571342730
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1787330710
Author: Ondaatje, Michael
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
ISBN: 9781787330719
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1783784903
Author: Drnaso, Nick
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Granta
ISBN: 9781783784905
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0593075536
Author: Bauer, Belinda
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Bantam Press
ISBN: 9780593075531
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1910702676
Author: Kushner, Rachel
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
ISBN: 9781910702673
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1509846883
Author: Robertson, Robin
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9781509846887
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191070234X
Author: Johnson, Daisy
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
ISBN: 9781910702345
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0571334644
Author: Rooney, Sally
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 9780571334643
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1785151630
Author: Powers, Richard
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: William Heinemann
ISBN: 9781785151637
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1472250192
Author: Gunaratne, Guy
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Tinder Press
ISBN: 9781472250193
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0857525344
Author: Ryan, Donal
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 9780857525345
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0241334748
Author: MacKintosh, Sophie
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
ISBN: 9780241334744
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1846689597
Author: Edugyan, Esi
Year: 2018
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Serpent's Tail
ISBN: 9781846689598
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Booker Prize Booker Prize

The Booker Prize is the leading literary award in the English speaking world. Each October, the prize is awarded to what is, in the opinion of the judges, the best novel of the year written in English and published in the UK.

Reserve any of the titles from the longlist and collect from your local library.

 

2019 Joint Winners

 

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood and Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo

Booker Prize 2020
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Hardback:The new wilderness:2020
Author: Cook, Diane
Year: 2020
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Oneworld
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist Bea's five-year-old daughter, Agnes is slowly wasting away. The smog and pollution of the overdeveloped overpopulated metropolis they call home is ravaging her lungs. Bea knows she cannot stay in the city, but there is only one alternative, The Wilderness State. mankind has never been allowed to venture into this vast expanse of untamed land. Until now.
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Paperback:Real life:2020
Author: Taylor, Brandon
Year: 2020
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Daunt Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist Almost everything about Wallace is at odds with the Midwestern university town where he is working uneasily toward a biochem degree.
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Paperback:Burnt sugar:2020
Author: Doshi, Avni
Year: 2020
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist Sharp as a blade and laced with caustic wit, 'Burnt Sugar' unpicks the slippery, choking cord of memory and myth that binds two women together, making and unmaking them endlessly.
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Hardback:Who they was:2020
Author: Krauze, Gabriel
Year: 2020
Format: Hardback
Publisher: 4th Estate
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist This is a story of a London you won't find in any guidebooks. This is a story about what it's like to exist in the moment, about boys too eager to become men, growing up in the hidden war zones of big cities - and the girls trying to make it their own way. This is a story of reputations made and lost, of violence and vengeance - and never counting the cost.
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057135551X
Hardback:This mournable body:2020
Author: Dangarembga, Tsitsi
Year: 2020
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist In this tense and psychologically charged novel, Tsitsi Dangarembga channels the hope and potential of one young girl and a fledgling nation to lead us on a journey to discover where lives go after hope has departed. Here we meet Tambudzai, living in a run-down youth hostel in downtown Harare and anxious about her prospects after leaving a stagnant job.
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Hardback:Apeirogon, a novel:2020
Author: McCann, Colum
Year: 2020
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Rami Elhanan's license plate is yellow. Bassam Aramin's license plate is green. It takes Rami fifteen minutes to drive to the West Bank. The same journey for Bassam, down the same streets, takes an hour and a half. Both men are fathers of daughters. Both daughters were there, before they were gone. Rami and Bassam's lives are completely symmetrical
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Hardback:Shuggie Bain:2020
Author: Stuart, Douglas
Year: 2020
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Picador
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist Booker Prize 2020 Winner It is 1981. Glasgow is dying and good families must grift to survive. Agnes Bain has always expected more from life. She dreams of greater things: a house with its own front door and a life bought and paid for outright (like her perfect, but false, teeth). But Agnes is abandoned by her philandering husband, and soon she and her three children find themselves trapped in a mining town decimated by Thatcherism.
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Paperback:The shadow king:2020
Author: Mengiste, Maaza
Year: 2020
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Canongate
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Booker Prize 2020 Shortlist Ethiopia. 1935. With the threat of Mussolini's army looming, recently orphaned Hirut struggles to adapt to her new life as a maid. Her new employer, Kidane, an officer in Emperor Haile Selassie's army, rushes to mobilise his strongest men before the Italians invade.
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Hardback:How much of these hills is gold:2020
Author: Zhang, C.Pam
Year: 2020
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Virago
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Ba dies in the night, Ma is already gone. Lucy and Sam, twelve and eleven, are suddenly alone and on the run. With their father's body on their backs, they roam an unforgiving landscape dotted with giant buffalo bones and tiger paw prints, searching for a place to give him a proper burial.
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Paperback:Love and other thought experiments:2020
Author: Ward, Sophie
Year: 2020
Language: English
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Corsair
Resource type: Physical
Note: Booker Prize 2020 Longlist Rachel and Eliza are hoping to have a baby. The couple spend many happy evenings together planning for the future. One night Rachel wakes up screaming and tells Eliza that an ant has crawled into her eye and is stuck there. She knows it sounds mad - but she also knows it's true. As a scientist, Eliza won't take Rachel's fear seriously and they have
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Booker Prize 2019
0571340288
Hardback:Lanny:2019
Author: Porter, Max
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Resource type: Physical
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Hardback:The Testaments:2019
Author: Atwood, Margaret
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
Resource type: Physical
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0008290024
Hardback:Lost children archive:2019
Author: Luiselli, Valeria
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: 4th Estate
Resource type: Physical
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1787331911
Hardback:Quichotte, a novel:2019
Author: Rushdie, Salman
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Resource type: Physical
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0571298702
Hardback:The Wall:2019
Author: Lanchester, John
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Resource type: Physical
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0241364906
Hardback:Girl, woman, other:2019
Author: Evaristo, Bernardine
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
Resource type: Physical
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1910296961
Paperback:Ducks, Newburyport:2019
Author: Ellmann, Lucy
Year: 2019
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Galley Beggar Press
Resource type: Physical
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1782116176
Hardback:Night boat to Tangier:2019
Author: Barry, Kevin
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Canongate
Resource type: Physical
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1408710803
Hardback:An orchestra of minorities:2019
Author: Obioma, Chigozie
Year: 2019
Language: English
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Little, Brown
Resource type: Physical
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1787331407
Hardback:Frankissstein, a love story:2019
Author: Winterson, Jeanette
Year: 2019
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Resource type: Physical
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