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Man Booker Prize – The Man Booker Prize promotes the finest in fiction by rewarding the very best book of the year. The prize is the world’s most important literary award and has the power to transform the fortunes of authors and publishers.

Man Booker Prize

 

               The Man Booker Prize promotes the finest in fiction by rewarding the very best book of the year. The prize is the world’s most important literary award and has the power to transform the fortunes of authors and publishers.

 

 Man Booker Prize 

Presented by – Man Group 

First awarded – 1969

Official Website – http://www.themanbookerprize.com/

 

Prize Winner

Year

Author

Title

Genre

Nationality

1969

P. H. NewbySomething to Answer ForNovelUnited Kingdom

1970

Bernice RubensThe Elected MemberNovelUnited Kingdom

1970

J. G. FarrellTroublesNovelUnited Kingdom & Ireland

1971

V. S. NaipaulIn a Free StateShort storyUnited Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago

1972

John BergerG.Experimental novelUnited Kingdom

1973

J. G. FarrellThe Siege of KrishnapurNovelUnited Kingdom & Ireland

1974

Nadine GordimerThe ConservationistNovelSouth Africa
Stanley MiddletonHolidayNovelUnited Kingdom

1975

Ruth Prawer JhabvalaHeat and DustHistorical novelUnited Kingdom & Germany

1976

David StoreySavilleNovelUnited Kingdom

1977

Paul ScottStaying OnNovelUnited Kingdom

1978

Iris MurdochThe Sea, the SeaPhilosophical novelIreland & United Kingdom

1979

Penelope FitzgeraldOff shoreNovelUnited Kingdom

1980

William GoldingRites of PassageNovelUnited Kingdom

1981

Salman RushdieMidnight’s ChildrenMagical realismUnited Kingdom

1982

Thomas KeneallySchindler’s ArkBiographical novelAustralia

1983

J. M. CoetzeeLife & Times of Michael KNovelSouth Africa

1984

Anita BrooknerHotel du LacNovelUnited Kingdom

1985

Keri HulmeThe Bone PeopleMystery novelNew Zealand

1986

Kingsley AmisThe Old DevilsComic novelUnited Kingdom

1987

Penelope LivelyMoon TigerNovelUnited Kingdom

1988

Peter CareyOscar and LucindaNovelAustralia

1989

Kazuo IshiguroThe Remains of the DayHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

1990

A. S. ByattPossessionHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

1991

Ben OkriThe Famished RoadMagic realismNigeria

1992

Michael OndaatjeThe English PatientHistoriographic metafictionCanada
Barry UnsworthSacred HungerHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

1993

Roddy DoylePaddy Clarke Ha Ha HaNovelIreland

1994

James KelmanHow Late It Was, How LateStream of consciousnessUnited Kingdom

1995

Pat BarkerThe Ghost RoadWar novelUnited Kingdom

1996

Graham SwiftLast OrdersNovelUnited Kingdom

1997

Arundhati RoyThe God of Small ThingsNovelIndia

1998

Ian McEwanAmsterdamNovelUnited Kingdom

1999

J. M. CoetzeeDisgraceNovelSouth Africa

2000

Margaret AtwoodThe Blind AssassinHistorical novelCanada

2001

Peter CareyTrue History of the Kelly GangHistorical novelAustralia

2002

Yann MartelLife of PiFantasy and adventure novelCanada

2003

DBC PierreVernon God LittleBlack comedyAustralia

2004

Alan HollinghurstThe Line of BeautyHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

2005

John BanvilleThe SeaNovelIreland

2006

Kiran DesaiThe Inheritance of LossNovelIndia

2007

Anne EnrightThe GatheringNovelIreland

2008

Aravind AdigaThe White TigerNovelIndia

2009

Hilary MantelWolf HallHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

2010

Howard JacobsonThe Finkler QuestionComic novelUnited Kingdom

2011

Julian BarnesThe Sense of an EndingNovelUnited Kingdom

2012

Hilary MantelBring Up the BodiesHistorical novelUnited Kingdom

2013

Eleanor CattonThe LuminariesHistorical novelNew Zealand

2014

Richard FlanaganThe Narrow Road to the Deep North Historical novelAustralia

2015

Marlon JamesA Brief History of Seven Killings Historical/Experimental novelJamaica
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