2018 Man Booker Prize longlist announced
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The 2018 Man Booker Prize longlist has been announced, including a graphic novel for the first time.

The £50,000 prize had 171 submissions this year—the highest number in its fifty year history.

For the second year in a row, no African authors have made the longlist.

2018 Man Booker Prize longlist, or Man Booker ‘Dozen’

Author (country/territory) Title (imprint)

  • Belinda Bauer (UK) Snap (Bantam Press)
  • Anna Burns (UK) Milkman (Faber and Faber)
  • Nick Drnaso (USA) Sabrina (Granta Books)
  • Esi Edugyan (Canada) Washington Black (Serpent’s Tail)
  • Guy Gunaratne (UK) In Our Mad and Furious City (Tinder Press)
  • Daisy Johnson (UK) Everything Under (Jonathan Cape)
  • Rachel Kushner (USA) The Mars Room (Jonathan Cape)
  • Sophie Mackintosh (UK) The Water Cure (Hamish Hamilton)
  • Michael Ondaatje (Canada) Warlight (Jonathan Cape)
  • Richard Powers (USA) The Overstory (Willian Heinemann)
  • Robin Robertson (UK) The Long Take (Picador)
  • Sally Rooney (Ireland) Normal People (Faber and Faber)
  • Donal Ryan (Ireland) From A Low And Quiet Sea (Doubleday Ireland)

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