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Man Booker 2008 shortlist

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction Shortlist 2008

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2008 shortlist was announced on Tuesday 9 September 2008.Aravind Adiga
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The White Tiger

  • Atlantic

    Born in a village in heartland India, the son of a rickshaw puller, Balram is taken out of school by…

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    The White Tiger

  • Sebastian Barry

    The Secret Scripture

    Faber & Faber

    Told through the journals of Roseanne McNulty and her psychiatrist Dr Grene, the story that emerges – of Roseanne’s family…

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    The Secret Scripture

  • Amitav Ghosh

    Sea of Poppies

    John Murray

    In a time of colonial upheaval, fate has thrown together a truly diverse cast of Indians and Westerners, from a bankrupt…

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    Sea of Poppies

  • Linda Grant

    The Clothes on Their Backs

    Virago

    In a red brick mansion block off the Marylebone Road, Vivien, a sensitive, bookish girl grows up sealed off from…

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    The Clothes on Their Backs

  • Philip Hensher

    The Northern Clemency

    Fourth Estate

    Set in Sheffield, The Northern Clemency charts the relationship between two families: Malcolm and Katherine Glover and their three children;…

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    The Northern Clemency

  • Steve Toltz

    A Fraction of the Whole

    Hamish Hamilton

    As he recollects the events that led to his father’s demise, Jasper recounts a boyhood of outrageous schemes and shocking…

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    A Fraction of the Whole

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