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10 Jan 2014

Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies on stage: What the critics say

Hilary Mantel was the first British woman to win the Man Booker Prize twice and the first to win with two books in the same series.  Her phenomenal Tudor tour-de-force Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies have been adapted to stage by the Royal Shakespeare Company
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10 Jan 2014

New books for a new year

After what seems an interminable wait, the RSC productions of Hilary Mantel’s Man Booker winning duo Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies (adapted by Mike Poulton) are now up and running (and plotting, burning, beheading) at Stratford-upon-Avon.
 
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03 Jan 2014

Elizabeth Jane Howard CBE dies, aged 90

Acclaimed novelist and former Booker judge Elizabeth Jane Howard has died at her home in Suffolk, aged 90
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20 Dec 2013

Hull's calling and Eleanor Catton's winning

In case you missed the news, Hull has been selected as the UK City of Culture for 2017.
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18 Dec 2013

Christmas Competition - Winners

We have now selected three winners who will each receive a signed set of the 2013 Man Booker Shortlist.
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12 Dec 2013

Meet The Man Booker Prize 2014 Judges

The countdown to the Man Booker Prize 2014 gets underway with the announcement of the judges.
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