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Man Booker Prize Winner Announced…


On October 16th, the Booker Prize Foundation announced that Hilary Mantel won the 2012 Man Booker Prize for her novel “Bring Up the Bodies.”  This is Hilary Mantel’s second time winning the Man Booker Prize.  In 2009 she won the prize for “Wolf Hall.”  (Full Press Release – October 16, 2012)

Here is a full list of Booker Prize Winners:

  • 2011   The sense of an ending  – Barnes, Julian : Available in Browsing Collection
  • 2010   The Finkler question – Jacobson, Howard
  • 2009   Wolf Hall –  Mantel, Hilary : Avaliable in Browsing Collection
  • 2008   The white tiger –  Adiga, Aravind
  • 2007   The gathering – Enright, Anne
  • 2006   The inheritance of loss – Desai, Kiran : Available in Browsing Collection
  • 2005   The sea – Banville, John
  • 2004   The line of beauty – Hollinghurst, Alan
  • 2003   Vernon God Little – Pierre, D. B. C.
  • 2002   Life of Pi – Martel, Yann – Available in Stacks 2 – PR9199.3.M3855 L54 2001
  • 2001   True history of the Kelly gang – Carey, Peter
  • 2000   The blind assassin – Atwood, Margaret : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9199.3.A8 B55 2000
  • 1999   Disgrace – Coetzee, J. M. : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9369.3.C58 D5 2000
  • 1998   Amsterdam – McEwan, Ian
  • 1997   The god of small things – Roy, Arundhati : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9499.3.R59 G63 1997
  • 1996   Last orders – Swift, Graham
  • 1995   The ghost road – Barker, Pat
  • 1994   How late it was, how late-  Kelman, James
  • 1993   Paddy Clarke, ha-ha-ha – Doyle, Roddy
  • 1992   The English patient – Ondaatje, Michael – Available in Stacks 2 – PR9199.3.O5 E54 1996 
  • 1992   Sacred hunger – Unsworth, Barry
  • 1991   The famished road – Okri, Ben
  • 1990   Possession – Byatt, A. S. : Available in Stacks 2 – PR6052.Y2 P6 1990
  • 1989   The remains of the day – Ishiguro, Kazuo :  Available in Stacks 2 – PR6059.S5 R46 1993
  • 1988   Oscar and Lucinda – Carey, Peter : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9619.3.C36 O73 1989
  • 1987   Moon tiger  – Lively, Penelope
  • 1986   The old devils –  Amis, Kingsley
  • 1985   The bone people  – Hulme, Keri : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9639.3.H75 B6 1985
  • 1984   Hotel Du Lac – Brookner, Anita
  • 1983   Life & times of Michael K  – Coetzee, J. M.
  • 1982   Schindler’s list – Keneally, Thomas : Available in Stacks 2 – PR9619.3.K46 S3 1982
  • 1981   Midnight’s children – Rushdie, Salman : Available in Stacks 2 – PR6068.U757 M5 1991
  • 1980   Rites of passage – Golding, William : Available in Stacks 2 – PR6013.O35 R5
  • 1979   Offshore –  Fitzgerald, Penelope
  • 1978   The sea, the sea – Murdoch, Iris
  • 1977   Staying on – Scott, Paul
  • 1976   Saville –  Storey, David
  • 1975   Heat and dust – Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer : Available in Stacks 2 – PR6060.H3 H43
  • 1974   The conservationist – Gordimer, Nadine
  • 1974   Holiday – Middleton, Stanley
  • 1973   The siege of Krishnapur –  Farrell, J. G.
  • 1972   G: a novel – Berger, John
  • 1971   In a free state – Naipaul, V. S.
  • 1970   The elected member  – Rubens, Bernice
  • 1970   Troubles –  Farrell, J. G.
  • 1969   Something to answer for –  Newby, P. H.

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