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