Thursday, 23 November 2017

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British and US authors vie for Man Booker Prize

British and US authors

Three British and three US authors will discover which one of them is the winner of this year’s Man Booker Prize, whose shortlist stirred controversy over its big name omissions. US author George Saunders is the bookmakers’ favourite to take the world’s most prestigious English-language literary award for his first ...

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Mohsin Hamid shortlisted for Man Booker Prize

Undated handout photos issued by the Man Booker Prize of Mohsin Hamid, with the cover of his book Exit West, one of the shortlisted books for the Man Booker Prize 2017.

LONDON: British-Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid makes his second appearance with “Exit West” in the shortlist for Britain’s prestigious Man Booker Prize published Wednesday, one of six books that organisers said: “collectively push against the borders of convention”. It’s the second time that the acclaimed writer has made it to the ...

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