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Congratulations to Our 2017 Man Booker Prize Finalists

Sep 13, 2017 Blog

The Man Booker, one of the most influential annual English-language international literary fiction honors, has revealed the 2017 shortlist with six titles. See all the Penguin Random House titles that made the longlist here.

 

Learn more about our three books in the shortlist:

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Lincoln in the Bardo

By George Saunders

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented

One of Entertainment Weekly’s 10... Read more >

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Exit West

By Mohsin Hamid

FINALIST FOR THE 2017 MAN BOOKER PRIZE

FINALIST FOR THE 2017 KIRKUS PRIZE

“A breathtaking novel…[that] arrives at an urgent time.” –NPR.org

“It was as if Hamid knew what was going to happen to America and the world, and gave us a road map to our future… At once terrifying and … oddly hopeful.” –Ayelet Waldman, The... Read more >

Autumn by Ali Smith

Autumn

By Ali Smith

***MAN BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST***

***Long-listed for the Gordon Burn Prize***

Autumn. Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. That's what it felt like for Keats in 1819. How about Autumn 2016? Daniel is a century old. Elisabeth, born in 1984, has her eye on the future. The United Kingdom is in pieces, divided by a... Read more >

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