Librarian’s Choice: Man Booker Long-list 2011


The Man Booker Long-list for 2011 was announced a few days ago and here it is:

Have a click through and find one that tickles your fancy. They’re sure to all be brilliant.

Look out for four brand new authors: Stephen Kelman, A.D. Miller, Yvvette Edwards and Patrick McGuinness.

The Long-list:

Julian Barnes The Sense of an Ending
Sebastian Barry On Canaan’s Side 
Carol Birch Jamrach’s Menagerie
Patrick deWitt The Sisters Brothers 
Esi Edugyan Half Blood Blues
Yvvette Edwards A Cupboard Full of Coats
Alan Hollinghurst The Stranger’s Child 
Stephen Kelman Pigeon English 
Patrick McGuinness The Last Hundred Days 
A.D. Miller Snowdrops
Alison Pick Far to Go 
Jane Rogers The Testament of Jessie Lamb
D.J. Taylor Derby Day