2015 Man Booker Prize Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2015 Man Booker Prize was announced yesterday, and as usual it’s a fascinating selection of literary fiction. This year’s nominees hail from the UK, the US, Nigeria, and Jamaica.

Click on the titles or covers below to reserve your copy at your local Cockburn Library branch, or go here to see the whole list on the library catalogue.

Hanya Yanagihara-A Little Life

Sunjeev Sahota-The Year Of The Runaways

Marlon James-A Brief History of Seven Killings


A little life / Hanya Yanagihara

The year of the runaways / Sunjeev Sahota

A brief history of seven killings / Marlon James

Satin island / Tom McCarthy

The fishermen / Chigozie Obioma

A spool of blue thread / Anne Tyler


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I work as the Reader Services Librarian at Spearwood Public Library. I order the books, and I take requests for anything you can't find in the library! I also research and write local history articles for the Cockburn Soundings, and for anyone who has a local history question.

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  1. Adrian

    Satin Island looks like a good read.

    I think if the main character decodes the meaning behind all of the internet memes he sees, he will discover the whereabouts of the giants who ruled North America, that the Smithsonian says never existed.

    That’s probably how this book will play out…

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