Long List Announced for Man Booker Prize 2010!

On July 27th the judges for the 2010 Man Booker Prize for Fiction  announced the longlist for the prize, the leading literary award in the English speaking world …

Peter Carey Parrot and Olivier in America
Emma Donoghue Room
Helen Dunmore The Betrayal 
Damon Galgut In a Strange Room 
Howard Jacobson The Finkler Question
Andrea Levy The Long Song 
Tom McCarthy
David Mitchell The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet  
Lisa Moore February 
Paul Murray Skippy Dies 
Rose Tremain Trespass 
Christos Tsiolkas The Slap 
Alan Warner The Stars in the Bright Sky  

The 2010 shortlist will be announced on Tuesday 7 September and the winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2010 will be revealed on Tuesday 12 October.

PS:  Have YOU read any of these titles other than Lisa Moore’s February?  I haven’t and would love to hear what you think.