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The 2014 Man Booker Shortlist is Here

The six titles shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker PrizeThe 2014 Man Booker longlist has been whittled down from 13 to the six titles on the shortlist. 2014 is the first year authors of any title written in English are eligible–a change that was received with fear that Commonwealth writers would be edged out. Three Brits, two Americans, and one Australian made the cut under the new rules:

 
 
Eleanor Catton, author of The Luminaries, won the £50,000 prize last year. Last week, she announced she would be launching a grant that rewards writers not with time to write, but time to read.

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