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Not the Booker Prize 2017 shortlist announced

The shortlist has been announced for this year’s Not the Booker Prize, which is run by the Guardian in the UK and voted on by the public.

The shortlisted titles are:

  • Not Thomas (Sara Gethin, Honno Press)
  • Dark Chapter (Winnie M Li, Legend Press)
  • Man with a Seagull on His Head (Harriet Paige, Bluemoose Books)
  • The Threat Level Remains Severe (Rowena Macdonald, Aardvark Bureau)
  • The Ludlow Ladies’ Society (Ann O’Loughlin, Black and White Publishing).

A final wild-card entry selected by a panel of judges will be announced next week.

The winner of the award, which has the same criteria as the Man Booker Prize, will receive a Guardian coffee mug.

 

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