More on the 2019 Booker Prize


The links below are to articles reporting on the shock joint winners of the Booker Prize for 2019, Margaret Atwood for The Testaments and Bernardine Evaristo for Girl, Woman, Other.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/15/booker-winners-bernardine-evaristo-margaret-atwood-rule-breaking
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/15/bernardine-evaristo-margaret-atwood-share-booker-prize-award

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It’s All About The Booker


The latest big news in the book world, following on from the controversy surrounding the 2019 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, are the dual winners of the 2019 Booker Prize. The links below are to articles reporting on the joint winners of the 2019 Booker Prize – Margaret Atwood (The Testaments) and Bernardine Evaristo (Girl, Woman, Other).

For more visit:
https://www.booktopia.com.au/blog/2019/10/15/atwood-and-evaristo-share-the-2019-booker-prize/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/booker-prize-for-fiction-2019-goest-to-two-authors-maragaret-atwood-bernadine-evaristo/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/15/140850/atwood-evaristo-tie-for-booker-prize-2019/
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/14/booker-prize-judges-break-the-rules-and-insist-on-joint-winners
https://bookriot.com/2019/10/15/2019-booker-prize-winners/
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/2019-booker-prize-joint-winners-margaret-atwood-bernardine-evaristo/

2019 Booker Prize Shortlist


The links below are to articles that take a look at the 2019 Booker Prize shortlist.

For more visit:
https://www.booktopia.com.au/blog/2019/09/04/the-2019-booker-prize-shortlist-is-here/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/04/138599/booker-prize-2019-shortlist-announced/
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/sep/03/booker-prize-margaret-atwoods-the-handmaids-tale-sequel-makes-shortlist
https://bookriot.com/2019/09/03/2019-booker-prize-shortlist-announced/

2019 Booker Prize Longlist


Pretty much anything and everything you wanted to know about the 2019 Booker Prize longlist should be found in the articles linked to below.

For more visit:
https://www.booktopia.com.au/blog/2019/07/24/the-2019-booker-prize-longlist-is-here/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/07/booker-prize-2019-longlist-first-cycle-crankstart-sponsorship-atwood-rushdie/
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/jul/24/handmaids-tale-sequel-2019-booker-prize-longlist-margaret-atwood-the-testaments
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/jul/24/the-booker-prize-2019-longlist-biggest-surprise-there-arent-many
https://bookriot.com/2019/07/23/2019-booker-prize-longlist/

Booker Prize Finds New Sponsor


The links below are to articles reporting on the new sponsor for the Booker Prize.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/feb/28/booker-prize-silicon-valley-billionaire-takes-over-as-new-sponsor
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/02/uk-booker-prize-announces-crankstart-new-anchor-sponsor-literary-awards/
https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-47393880

Changes to the Man Booker Prize


The links below are to articles reporting on changes to the Man Booker Prize with the loss of Man Group as the sponsor, and reactions to the changed circumstances for the prize.

For more visit:
https://bookriot.com/2019/01/28/man-booker-prize-loses-sponsor/
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/jan/28/man-booker-prize-sponsorship
https://ilmk.wordpress.com/2019/01/30/man-booker-literary-prize-loses-its-main-sponsor/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/01/man-group-sponsorship-reactions-booker-prize-foundation-book-awards/