Man Booker Prize Winning Authors

The Blue Guitar John Banville

THE BLUE GUITAR is a witty tale of an artist who is a petty thief - that is he only steals for pleasure. The reader discovers a full compliment in these 300 pages that runs the gamut from light and fun to devastating and shattering.

 

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Mrs. Osmond John Banville

MRS. OSMOND continues the story of Isabel Archer, the protagonist of Henry James' classic novel The Portrait of a Lady, retelling the tale and then taking it further, all with Banville's characteristically thoughtful and arresting prosody, as well as a clever sense of humor.

 

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The Only Story Julian Barnes

THE ONLY STORY is the story of a young college student and a married older woman who fall in love after being paired together in a tennis tournament, and how their relationship evolved over the years.

 

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The Children Act Ian McEwan

THE CHILDREN ACT is the story of a leading High Court judge faced with a life or death decision facing a seventeen-year-old boy.

 

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Nutshell Ian McEwan

NUTSHELL is a classic tale of murder and deceit, but there is a witness - a nine-month-old resident of a womb.

 

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Joseph Anton Salman Rushdie

JOSEPH ANTON is Salman Rushdie's autobiography, written not only in his own masterful style, but honestly reveals his remarkable life. The book covers the author's public and private story, as well as the details of his "death sentence" issued by the Ayatollah Khomeini.

 

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Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights Salman Rushdie

TWO YEARS EIGHT MONTHS AND TWENTY-EIGHT NIGHTS is a satirical and bawdy blend of history and mythology set in New York in the near future. The style and charm of the story is instantly recognizable as a work of the great Salman Rushdie.

 

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Tenth of December: Stories George Saunders

TENTH OF DECEMBER is a brilliant collection by the master of short stories. Subjects run from class to love to sex to despair to war. They are outrageous, hilarious and tender. This is a terrific read.  

 

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Lincoln in the Bardo George Saunders

LINCOLN IN THE BARDO won the Man Booker Prize as the best English work of fiction. It is George Saunders' first novel, and a unique look at the tragedy of President Abraham Lincoln's loss of his young son Willie. The format and story line is displayed in a form invented by the brilliant Saunders....