Booker Prize

2014 Man Booker Prize Winner
announced Tuesday, October 14, 2014

2014 Shortlist
announced Tuesday, September 9, 2014

2014 Longlist
announced Wednesday, July 23, 2014

2013 Man Booker Prize Winner
  • The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton
2013 Shortlist
  • We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo (3.5 stars)
  • Harvest by Jim Crace
  • The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
  • The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin (4 stars)
2013 Longlist
  • Five Star Billionaire by Tash Aw
  • The Marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris
  • The Kills by Richard House
  • Unexploded by Alison MacLeod
  • TransAtlantic by Colum McCann
  • Almost English by Charlotte Mendelson
  • The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan
2012 Man Booker Prize Winner
  • Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
2012 Shortlist
  • The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng
  • Swimming Home by Deborah Levy (5 stars)
  • The Lighthouse by Alison Moore
  • Umbrella by Will Self
  • Narcopolis by Jeet Thayil
2012 Longlist
2011 Man Booker Prize
2011 Shortlist
2011 Longlist
  • On Canaan's Side by Sebastian Barry
  • A Cupboard Full of Coats by Yvvette Edwards
  • The Stranger's Child by Alan Hollinghurst
  • The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness
  • Far to Go by Alison Pick (4 stars)
  • The Testament of Jessie Lamb by Jane Rogers
  • Derby Day by D.J. Taylor
2010 Man Booker Prize Winner 
  • The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson
2010 Shortlist
2010 Longlist
2009 Winner
  •  Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
2009 Shortlist
  • The Children's Book by A.S. Byatt
  • Summertime by J.M. Coetzee
  • The Quickening Maze by Adam Foulds
  • The Glass Room by Simon Mawer
  • The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters
2009 Longlist
  • How to Paint a Dead Man by Sarah Hall
  • The Wilderness by Samantha Harvey
  • Me Cheeta by James Lever
  • Not Untrue & Not Unkind by Ed O'Loughlin
  • Heliopolis by James Scudamore
  • Brooklyn by Colm Toibin
  • Love and Summer by William Trevor
2008 Winner
  • The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga
2008 Shortlist
  • The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry
  • Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh
  • The Clothes on Their Backs by Linda Grant
  • The Northern Clemency by Philip Hensher
  • A Fraction of the Whole by Steve Toltz
2008 Longlist
  • Girl in a Blue Dress by Gaynor Arnold
  • From A to X by John Berger
  • The Lost Dog by Michelle de Kretser
  • A Case of Exploding Mangoes by Mohammed Hanif
  • Netherland by Joseph O'Neill
  • The Enchantress of Florence by Jonathan Cape
  • Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith
2007 Winner
  • The Gathering by Anne Enright
2007 Shortlist
  • Darkmans by Nicola Barker
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
  • Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
  • On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
  • Animal's People by Indra Sinha
2007 Longlist
  • Self Help by Edward Docx
  • The Welsh Girl by Peter Ho Davies
  • Gifted by Nikita Lalwani
  • What Was Lost by Catherine O'Flynn
  • Consolation by Michael Redhill
  • The Gift of Rain by Tan Twan Eng
  • Winnie & Wolf by A.N. Wilson
2006 Winner
  • The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
2006 Shortlist
  • The Secret River by Kate Grenville
  • Carry Me Down by M.J. Hyland
  • In the Country of Men by Hisham Matar
  • Mother's Milk by Edward St. Aubyn
  • The Night Watch by Sarah Waters
2006 Longlist
  • Theft: A Love Story by Peter Carey
  • Gathering the Water by Robert Edric
  • Get a Life by Nadine Gordimer
  • Kalooki Nights by Howard Jacobson
  • Seven Lies by James Lasdun
  • The Other Side of the Bridge by Mary Lawson
  • So Many Ways to Begin by Jon McGregor
  • The Emperor's Children by Claire Messud
  • Black Swan Green by David Mitchell
  • The Perfect Man by Naeem Murr
  • Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan
  • The Testament of Gideon Mack by James Robertson
  • The Ruby in Her Navel by Barry Unsworth
2005 Winner
  • The Sea by John Banville
2005 Shortlist
  • Arthur and George by Julian Barnes
  • A Long Long Way by Sebastian Barry
  • Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • On Beauty by Zadie Smith
  • The Accidental by Ali Smith
2005 Longlist
  • The Harmony Silk Factory by Tash Aw
  • Slow Man  by J.M. Coetzee
  • In the Fold by Rachel Cusk
  • All For Love by Dan Jacobson
  • A Short History of Tractors in Ukrania by Marina Lewycka
  • Beyond Black by Hilary Mantel
  • Saturday by Ian McEwan
  • The People's Act of Love by James Meek
  • Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie
  • This Thing of Darkness by Harry Thompson
  • This Is The Country by William Wall
2004 Winner
  • The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst
2004 Shortlist
  • Bitter Fruit by Achmat Dangor
  • The Electric Michelangelo by Sarah Hall
  • Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
  • The Master by Colm Toibin
  • I'll Go to Bed at Noon by Gerard Woodward
2004 Longlist
  • Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
  • Maps for Lost Lovers by Nadeem Aslam
  • Clear: A Transparent Novel by Nicola Barker
  • The Island Walkers by John Bemrose
  • Havoc, in its Third Year by Ronan Bennett
  • Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke
  • Always the Sun by Neil Cross
  • Becoming Strangers by Louise Dean
  • A Blade of Grass by Lewis Desoto
  • Cooking with Fernet Branca by James Hamilton-Paterson
  • The Honeymoon by Justin Haythe
  • The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard
  • Sixty Lights by Gail Jones
  • The Unnumbered by Sam North
  • Snowleg by Nicholas Shakespeare
  • Cherry by Matt Thorne
2003 Winner
  • Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre
2003 Shortlist
  • Brick Lane by Monica Ali
  • Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
  • The Good Doctor by Damon Galgut
  • Notes on a Scandal by Zoe Heller
  • Astonishing Splashes of Colour by Clare Morrall
2003 Longlist
  • Yellow Dog by Martin Amis
  • Turn Again Home by Carol Birch
  • Crossing the Lines by Melvyn Bragg
  • Elizabeth Costello J.M. Coetzee
  • The Taxi Driver's Daughter by Julia Darling
  • Schopenhauer's Telescope by Gerard Donovan
  • The Romantic by Barbara Gowdy
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
  • The Nick of Time by Francis King
  • Heligoland by Shena Mackay
  • Jazz etc by John Murray
  • Something Might Happen by Julie Myerson
  • Judge Savage by Tim Parks
  • A Distant Shore by Caryl Phillips
  • Waxwings by Jonathan Raban
  • The Light of Day by Graham Swift
  • Frankie & Stankie by Barbara Trapido
2002 Winner
  • The Life of Pi by Yann Martel
2002 Shortlist
  • Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry
  • Unless by Carol Shields
  • The Story of Lucy Gault by William Trevor
  • Fingersmith by Sarah Waters
  • Dirt Music by Tim Winton
2002 Longlist
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Simmonds & Dr. Glas by Dannie Abse
  • Shroud by John Banville
  • Critical Injuries by Joan Barfoot
  • Any Human Heart by William Boyd
  • The Next Big Thing by Anita Brookner
  • Peacetime by Robert Edric
  • Spies by Michael Frayn
  • Still Here by Linda Grant
  • The Mulberry Empire by Philip Hensher
  • Who's Sorry Now? by Howard Jacobson
  • If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things by Jon McGregor
  • Dorian by Will Self
  • The Autograph Man by Zadie Smith
  • To The Last City by Colin Thubron
2001 Winner
  • True History of the Kelly Gang by Peter Carey
2001 Shortlist
  • Atonement by Ian McEwan
  • Oxygen by Andrew Miller
  • number9dream by David Mitchell
  • The Dark Room by Rachel Seiffert
  • Hotel World by Ali Smith
2001 Longlist
  • According to Queeney by Beryl Bainbridge
  • If the Invader Comes by Derek Beaven
  • A Son of War by Melvyn Bragg
  • Shamrock Tea by Ciaran Carson
  • The Element of Water by Stevie Davies
  • The Pickup by Nadine Gordimer
  • Dogside Story by Patricia Grace
  • By the Sea by Abdulrazak Gurnah
  • How to Be Good by Nick Hornby
  • Wolfy and the Strudelbakers by Zvi Jagendorf
  • Translated Accounts by James Kelman
  • The Blue Tango by Eoin McNamee
  • Fairness by Ferdinand Mount
  • Half a Life by V.S. Naipaul
  • The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman
  • The Death of Vishnu by Manil Suri
  • The Stone Carvers by Jane Urquhart
  • The Leto Bundle by Marina Warner
2000 Winner
  • The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
2000 Shortlist
  • The Hiding Place by Trezza Azzopardi
  • The Keepers of Truth by Michael Collins
  • When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • English Passengers by Matthew Kneale
  • The Deposition of Father McGreevy by Brian O'Doherty