2020 Booker Prize Longlist

This year’s Booker Prize for Fiction longlist of 13 books was announced earlier this week! The Booker Prize for Fiction is open to writers of any nationality, writing in English and published in the UK or Ireland.

The 2020 contenders are:

Diane Cook - The New Wilderness 

Tsitsi Dangarembga - This Mournable Body

Avni Doshi - Burnt Sugar 

Gabriel Krauze - Who They Was 

Hilary Mantel - The Mirror & The Light

Colum McCann - Apeirogon 

Maaza Mengiste - The Shadow King 

Kiley Reid - Such a Fun Age 

Brandon Taylor - Real Life

Anne Tyler - Redhead by The Side of The Road 

Douglas Stuart - Shuggie Bain 

Sophie Ward - Love and Other Thought Experiments

C Pam Zhang - How Much of These Hills is Gold

The shortlist of six books will be announced on Tuesday 15 September. The 2020 winner will be announced in November. 

You can find more information about each book in the list below. Unfortunately, Burnt Sugar by Anvi Doshi, Love and Other Thought Experiments by Sophie Ward, and Who They Was by Gabriel Krauze are not yet distributed in the United States


 

The New Wilderness Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062333131
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Published: Harper - August 11th, 2020

This Mournable Body: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555978129
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Published: Graywolf Press - August 7th, 2018

The Mirror & the Light (Wolf Hall Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780805096606
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - March 10th, 2020

Apeirogon: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781400069606
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Published: Random House - February 25th, 2020

The Shadow King: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393083569
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 24th, 2019

Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541905
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019

Real Life: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525538882
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 18th, 2020

Redhead by the Side of the Road: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525658412
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Published: Knopf - April 7th, 2020

Shuggie Bain: A Novel (Booker Prize Shortlist) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802148049
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Published: Grove Press - February 11th, 2020

How Much of These Hills Is Gold: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525537205
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 7th, 2020