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Booker Prize 2021

The Promise by Damon Galgut has won the 2021 Booker Prize. The book describes the decline of a bigoted South African family during South Africa’s transition out of apartheid.

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Booker Prize 2020

The winner is Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart. The novel is set in 1981 Glasgow and concerns poverty, alcoholism and the boy Shuggie who in “no right”. This is a…

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International Booker Prize 2020

The Discomfort of Evening by Marieke L. Rijneveld  has been awarded the 2020 International Booker prize. It has been translated from the Dutch by Michele Hutchison who is joint sharer…

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Simon Brett’s New Crime Series

Our patron, Simon Brett, has a new book out called The Clutter Corpse. It is the first in his new crime series inspired by his encounter with a Clutter Queen…

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Booker Prize 2019

The Booker Prize for Fiction this year was awarded jointly to Margaret Atwood for The Testaments and Bernardine Evaristo for Girl, Woman, Other. The prize is awarded for the best…