The shortlist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize is out, and this year there’s a difference… for the first time, the nominations have been extended to any book written in English, rather than being restricted only to writers from the Commonwealth.

This opened up a whole new world of fiction that we, the lucky readers, will now get to savour!

The shortlisted books for this year’s prize are:

You can reserve each one by clicking on the title, or set yourself up for the next few months and reserve them all.