WASHINGTON BLACK, a novel by Esi Edugyan, published by Knopf and Random House Audio, and THE LONG TAKE by Robin Robertson, which Knopf will publish in January in the U.S., have been selected by the judges as two of six semi-finalists for the 2018 Man Booker Prize.
Among the most coveted international prizes awarded annually for literary fiction, the nominees were chosen from titles published in the UK between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018.
The winner will be announced the evening of Tuesday, October 16.
Congratulations to all our longlisted and shortlisted authors and their publishers.
Click here for the complete list of Man Booker Finalists.
Congratulations to our Penguin Random House authors who have been chosen by the respective five category judges as “longlisted” semi-finalists for the 2018 National Book Awards.
Wednesday, October 10: The “shortlist” of five finalists per category will be announced.
Wednesday, November 15: The five winners will be revealed at the annual National Book Awards dinner.
See below for our semi-finalists in each category.
Young Adult Fiction and Nonfiction