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George Saunders Wins 2017 Man Booker Prize- Daily Post India

George Saunders Wins 2017 Man Booker Prize

George Saunders has won the Man Booker prize for his novel Lincoln in the Bardo – becoming the second US author to take home the £50,000 fiction award. Saunders, 58, was one of six authors shortlisted for the prestigious award, alongside British writers Ali Smith and Fiona Mozley, fellow Americans Paul Auster and Emily Fridlund,

Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature- Daily Post india

Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Kazuo Ishiguro, the Japanese-born English writer, has won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature. The Swedish Academy made the announcement Thursday in Stockholm.Sara Danius, the academy’s secretary, praised the work of Ishiguro. She said taht He’s a very interesting writer in many ways and she also described him as one of the most exquisite novelists

Arundhati Roy among Man Booker Prize contenders

Arundhati Roy among Man Booker Prize contenders

Paul Auster, Colson Whitehead and past winner Arundhati Roy are among contenders for this year’s Man Booker Prize for fiction. Auster’s intimate epic “4 3 2 1” and Whitehead’s fantasy-tinged historical saga “The Underground Railroad” are among four works by US authors on the list, alongside Emily Fridlund’s coming-of-age story “History of Wolves” and George