Book Awards » Man Booker Prize - Literary Fiction

Man Booker PrizeCategory: Literary Fiction
This literary prize is given in October of each year to a contemporary fiction writer hailing from the British Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland. The winner is the best original full-length novel, written in English. The prize was first awarded in 1969 to encourage the wider reading of the very best fiction across the UK and the Commonwealth. The Man Booker Prize is sponsored by Man Group plc, an alternative investment management business.

2015

A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel
A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel
Author: Marlon James
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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2014

The Narrow Road to the Deep North: And Other Travel Sketches
The Narrow Road to the Deep North: And Other Travel Sketches
Author: Matsuo Basho
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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2013

The Luminaries
The Luminaries
Author: Eleanor Catton
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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2012

Bring Up the Bodies (Thomas Cromwell, Bk 2)
Bring Up the Bodies (Thomas Cromwell, Bk 2)
Author: Hilary Mantel
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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2011

The Sense of an Ending
The Sense of an Ending
Author: Julian Barnes
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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2010

Finkler Question
Finkler Question
Author: Howard Jacobson
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 11


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2009

Wolf Hall (Wolf Hall, Bk 1)
Wolf Hall (Wolf Hall, Bk 1)
Author: Hilary Mantel
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 75


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2008

The White Tiger
The White Tiger
Author: Aravind Adiga
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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2007

The Gathering
The Gathering
Author: Anne Enright
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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2006

The Inheritance of Loss
The Inheritance of Loss
Author: Kiran Desai
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
 315


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2005

The Sea
The Sea
Author: John Banville
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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2004

The Line of Beauty
The Line of Beauty
Author: Alan Hollinghurst
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.
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2003

Vernon God Little
Vernon God Little
Author: DBC Pierre
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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2002

Life of Pi
Life of Pi
Author: Yann Martel
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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2001

True History of the Kelly Gang : A Novel (Vintage International)
True History of the Kelly Gang : A Novel (Vintage International)
Author: Peter Carey
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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2000

The Blind Assassin
The Blind Assassin
Author: Margaret Atwood
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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1999

Disgrace
Disgrace
Author: J. M. Coetzee
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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1998

Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Author: Ian McEwan
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 173


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1997

The God of Small Things
The God of Small Things
Author: Arundhati Roy
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 465


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1996

Last Orders (Vintage International)
Last Orders (Vintage International)
Author: Graham Swift
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 40


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1995

The Ghost Road
The Ghost Road
Author: Pat Barker
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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1994

How Late It Was, How Late
How Late It Was, How Late
Author: James Kelman
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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1993

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha
Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha
Author: Roddy Doyle
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 66


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1992

The English Patient
The English Patient
Author: Michael Ondaatje
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 336


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1991

The Famished Road
The Famished Road
Author: Ben Okri
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 11


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1990

Possession
Possession
Author: A. S. Byatt
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 208


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1989

The Remains of the Day
The Remains of the Day
Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 243


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1988

Oscar and Lucinda
Oscar and Lucinda
Author: Peter Carey
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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1987

Moon Tiger
Moon Tiger
Author: Penelope Lively
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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1986

Old Devils
Old Devils
Author: Kingsley Amis
  • Currently 1.5/5 Stars.
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1985

The Bone People
The Bone People
Author: Keri Hulme
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 88


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1984

Hotel Du Lac (Vintage Contemporaries)
Hotel Du Lac (Vintage Contemporaries)
Author: Anita Brookner
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 43


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1983

Life and Times of Michael K
Life and Times of Michael K
Author: J. M. Coetzee
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 25


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1982

Schindler's Ark
Schindler's Ark
Author: Thomas Keneally
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 4


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1981

Midnight's Children
Midnight's Children
Author: Salman Rushdie
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 75


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1980

Rites of Passage
Rites of Passage
Author: William Golding
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1979

Offshore (Flamingo)
Offshore (Flamingo)
Author: Penelope Fitzgerald
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 1


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1978

The Sea, The Sea (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)
The Sea, The Sea (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)
Author: Iris Murdoch
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 12


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1977

Staying On (Raj Quartet, Bk 2)
Staying On (Raj Quartet, Bk 2)
Author: Paul Scott
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 11


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1976

Saville
Saville
Author: David Storey
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 3


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1975

Heat and Dust
Heat and Dust
Author: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 15


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1974

The Conservationist
The Conservationist
Author: Nadine Gordimer
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 10


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1973

The Siege of Krishnapur (New York Review Books Classics)
The Siege of Krishnapur (New York Review Books Classics)
Author: J. G. Farrell
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 7


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1972

G. : A Novel (Vintage International)
G. : A Novel (Vintage International)
Author: John Berger
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 3


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1971

In a Free State
In a Free State
Author: V. S. Naipaul
  • Currently 2.4/5 Stars.
 7


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1970

The Elected Member
The Elected Member
Author: Bernice Rubens
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 4


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1969

Something to Answer for
Something to Answer for
Author: P.H. Newby
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1


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