2012 Man Booker Prize Short List

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Registered: 03-01-2003
2012 Man Booker Prize Short List
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Wed, 09-26-2012 - 8:13am

Here are this year's nominees.  Has anyone read any of these books?


Bring up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel

Narcopolis by Jeet Thayil

Swimming Home by Deborah Levy

The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng

The Lighthouse by Alison Moore

Umbrella by Will Self

 

More info here: http://www.themanbookerprize.com/prize/man-booker-prize

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Registered: 06-13-2008
Wed, 09-26-2012 - 6:03pm

I haven't read any of them but The Garden of Evening Mists looks intriguing.

Kathie

 Kathie

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Registered: 03-18-1999
Sat, 09-29-2012 - 11:46pm

I have not even heard of any of them. Guess I will investigate a little more and see if I am interested - my list needs to get longer!!! LOL!!!

 

Community Leader - Women At Work Board
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Registered: 03-01-2003
Mon, 10-01-2012 - 5:13am

I haven't heard of any of them either ;-)

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