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Man Booker Long List

Posted in awards by Ellen Bard on July 29, 2010

A total of 138 books, 14 of which were called in by the judges, were considered for the ‘Man Booker Dozen’ longlist of 13 books.

The longlist includes:

  1. Peter Carey Parrot and Olivier in America (Faber and Faber)
  2. Emma Donoghue Room (Pan MacMillan – Picador)
  3. Helen Dunmore The Betrayal (Penguin – Fig Tree)
  4. Damon Galgut In a Strange Room (Grove Atlantic – Atlantic Books)
  5. Howard Jacobson The Finkler Question (Bloomsbury)
  6. Andrea Levy The Long Song (Headline Publishing Group – Headline Review)
  7. Tom McCarthy C (Random House – Jonathan Cape)
  8. David Mitchell The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet  (Hodder & Stoughton – Sceptre)
  9. Lisa Moore February (Random House – Chatto & Windus)
  10. Paul Murray Skippy Dies (Penguin – Hamish Hamilton)
  11. Rose Tremain Trespass (Random House – Chatto & Windus)
  12.  Christos Tsiolkas The Slap (Grove Atlantic – Tuskar Rock)
  13. Alan Warner The Stars in the Bright Sky (Random House – Jonathan Cape)


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