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Sebastian Barry, Day’s Without End review

Sebastian Barry's Booker-Prize longlisted western odyssey, Day's Without End, is a beautifully written novel with a grim and honest story set during the Indian...

Man Booker Prize 2016 winner announced as Paul Beatty for The...

The Man Booker Prize 2016 winner has been announced by the prestigious book award, naming Paul Beatty for his fourth novel, The Sellout. The...

The 2016 Booker Prize longlist is announced

The 2016 Booker Prize longlist has been announced today (27th July 2016), kicking things off for another batch of hard-hitting novels to add to...

Women’s Prize For Fiction 2016 shortlist announced

Reading a book is one of life's great pleasures as you're transported in new worlds that are as much unique to you and your...

Ali Smith, How To Be Both review

There's a thick line between confident self awareness and uncontrolled arrogance and for the characters that grace Ali Smith's How To Be Both unfortunately...

Marlon James announced as Booker Prize 2015 winner

With a remarkable third novel that's steeped in the history and gritty reality of Jamaica's underbelly, Marlon James has pulled off a major coup...

The Man Booker Prize 2015 shortlist announced

If the longlist was too all encompassing to feasibly tackle, the Booker Prize has just announced its 2015 shortlist to condense the award down...

The Man Booker Prize 2015 longlist announced

Having swathed their way through a total of 156 book, the judging panel for the 2015 Man Booker Prize has paired if down to...

Women’s Prize For Fiction 2015 shortlist

In a world in which women feature prominently in general book award like longlists, shortlists and winner announcements there are some that may question...

Joshua Ferris announced as winner of the 2014 Dylan Thomas Award

This Thursday (6th November 2014) saw Joshua Ferris announced as the winner of the 2014 Dylan Thomas Award, taking the international writers prize money...

The Man Booker Prize 2014 winner announced

Richard Flanagan was announced as the 2014 Man Booker Prize winner at the awards dinner at London’s Guildhall on Tuesday the 14th October 2014...

The Man Booker Prize 2013 winner

It's not necessarily easy stringing a coherent sentence together at the age of 27, let alone writing more than 800 pages of literature that's...

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