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Ion Trewin 1943-2015

It is with enormous sadness that the Trustees of the Booker Prize Foundation announce the death, earlier today, of the Foundation’s Literary Director, Ion Trewin.

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Man Booker is coming to New York and @MorganLibrary and Aidan Turner (aka Poldark) is in a Man Booker adaptation http://t.co/7kBqPQBjy5


Congratulations to former Man Booker International Prize judge Yiyun Li - the first woman to win @ShortStoryAward !


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#ManBooker longlisted David Nicholls is the screenwriter for the new Far From the Madding Crowd http://t.co/zW0zPJ4VUK


Poldark and a Man Booker heartthrob

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David Nicholls, Man Booker longlisted in 2014 for Us, has long had a second distinguished career as a screenwriter (One DayStarter for 10Great Expectations). His latest project is the adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Far From the Madding Crowd.  more »

Ion Trewin and the importance of good paper

The death this week of Ion Trewin, the Literary Director of the Booker Prize Foundation, has – although he would have hated the thought – cast a pall. It has, though, also elicited a flood of obituaries and reminiscences from many who had dealings with him  more »


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