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05 Jan 2015

Man Booker honoured

Marina Warner, Chair of the 2015 Man Booker International Prize, has been made a Dame as part of the 2015 New Year Honour’s list.  Dame Marina is a previous judge of the (then) Booker Prize as well as being a Booker shortlisted and longlisted author in her own right. 
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19 Dec 2014

Don't Mess with Mantel

The news that Hilary Mantel's collection of stories The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher has been chosen as the BBC Radio 4's Book at Bedtime has not gone down well in all quarters.
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11 Dec 2014

2015 Man Booker Prize for Fiction: Judges announced

The judges for the 2015 Man Booker Prize for Fiction are announced today, Thursday 11 December 2014. 
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25 Nov 2014

Five years of The Foundation at Universities

For five years the Booker Prize Foundation has brought the finest in fiction straight to students. 
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16 Oct 2014

Ion Trewin, Literary Director of the Booker Prize Foundation

For the past week Ion has been undergoing tests in hospital. He has been diagnosed with untreatable cancer and will be receiving palliative care as and when necessary. For the moment he will continue with his responsibilities until such time as this is not possible.
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15 Oct 2014

The 2014 Man Booker Prize winner celebrated with special postmark from Royal Mail

Royal Mail is to issue a special postmark to celebrate the winning author of the 2014 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.    
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