Man Booker Prize winner announced tonight
The winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize will be announced in the UK overnight.
As previously reported by Books+Publishing, Australian author Richard Flanagan has been shortlisted for the prize for his novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North (Vintage).
Also on the shortlist are:
- To Rise Again at a Decent Hour (Joshua Ferris, Viking)
- We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves (Karen Joy Fowler, Serpent’s Tail)
- J (Howard Jacobson, Jonathan Cape)
- The Lives of Others (Neel Mukherjee, Chatto & Windus)
- How to Be Both (Ali Smith, Hamish Hamilton).