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1. The Sellout: A Novel

Paul Beatty · Farrar
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in FictionNamed one of the best books of 2015 by The New York Times Book Review and the Wall Street JournalA biting satire about a young man's isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to the Supreme Court, Paul Beatty's...
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2. The Vegetarian: A Novel

Han Kang · Hogarth
Pages: 188
Format: Print book

Winner of the 2016 Man Booker International PrizeONE OF ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY'S "BEST BOOKS OF 2016 SO FAR" ONE OF TIME'S "BEST BOOKS OF 2016 SO FAR"A beautiful, unsettling novel about rebellion and taboo, violence and eroticism, and the twisting metamorphosis of a soul...
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3. A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel

Marlon James · Riverhead Books; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Shortlisted for the 2015 Man Booker PrizeA recipient of the 2015 American Book AwardOne of the Top 10 Books of 2014 - Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times A New York Times Book Review Notable Book Named a best book of the year by: The New York Times Chicago Tribune The Washington Post The Boston...
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4. The Narrow Road to the Deep North: A novel

Richard Flanagan · Random House Inc
Pages: 334
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the Man Booker Prize"Nothing since Cormac McCarthy's The Road has shaken me like this." - The Washington PostFrom the author of the acclaimed Gould's Book of Fish, a magisterial novel of love and war that traces the life of one man from World War II to the present....
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5. The Luminaries: A Novel

Eleanor Catton · Little, Brown and Company; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The bestselling, Man Booker Prize-winning novel hailed as "a true achievement. Catton has built a lively parody of a 19th-century novel, and in so doing created a novel for the 21st, something utterly new. The pages fly."--New York Times Book ReviewIt is 1866, and Walter Moody...
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6. Bring Up the Bodies

Hilary Mantel · Henry Holt and Co.; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2012 Man Booker PrizeWinner of the 2012 Costa Book of the Year AwardThe sequel to Hilary Mantel's 2009 Man Booker Prize winner and New York Times bestseller, Wolf Hall delves into the heart of Tudor history with the downfall of Anne BoleynThough he battled for seven years...
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7. The Sense of an Ending

Julian Barnes · Knopf
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2011 Man Booker PrizeBy an acclaimed writer at the height of his powers, The Sense of an Ending extends a streak of extraordinary books that began with the best-selling Arthur George and continued with Nothing to Be Frightened Of and, most recently, Pulse.   This intense...
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8. The Finkler Question

Howard Jacobson · Bloomsbury; First U.S. Hardcover Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

He should have seen it coming. His life had been one mishap after another. So he should have been prepared for this one... Julian Treslove, a professionally unspectacular former BBC radio producer, and Sam Finkler, a popular Jewish philosopher, writer and television personality, are old school...
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9. Wolf Hall

Hilary Mantel · Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Hardcover

Assuming the power recently lost by the disgraced Cardinal Wolsey, Thomas Cromwell counsels a mercurial Henry VIII on the latter's efforts to marry Anne Boleyn against the wishes of Rome, a successful endeavor that comes with a dangerous price. Employing a vast array of historical characters,...
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10. The White Tiger: A Novel

Aravind Adiga · Free Press
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

Born in a village in the dark heart of India, the son of a rickshaw puller, Balram is taken out of school and put to work in a teashop. As he crushes coal and wipes tables, he nurses a dream of escape. His big chance comes when a rich landlord hires him as a chauffeur for his son, daughter-in-law,...
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11. The Gathering

Anne Enright · Black Cat; Edition Unstated edition
Pages: 260
Format: Paperback

Anne Enright is a dazzling writer of international stature and one of Ireland’s most singular voices. Now she delivers The Gathering, a moving, evocative portrait of a large Irish family and a shot of fresh blood into the Irish literary tradition, combining the lyricism of the old with...
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12. The Inheritance of Loss

Kiran Desai · Grove Press; Reprint edition
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

In a crumbling, isolated house at the foot of Mount Kanchenjunga in the Himalayas lives an embittered judge who wants only to retire in peace, when his orphaned granddaughter, Sai, arrives on his doorstep. The judge’s cook watches over her distractedly, for his thoughts are often...
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13. The Sea

John Banville · Knopf
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

The author of The Untouchable ("contemporary fiction gets no better than this" - Patrick McGrath, The New York Times Book Review) now gives us a luminous novel about love, loss, and the unpredictable power of memory.The narrator is Max Morden, a middle-aged Irishman who, soon...
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14. The Line of Beauty

Alan Hollinghurst · Bloomsbury
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

In the summer of 1983, twenty-year-old Nick Guest moves into an attic room in the Notting Hill home of the Feddens: conservative Member of Parliament Gerald, his wealthy wife Rachel, and their two children, Toby-whom Nick had idolized at Oxford-and Catherine, highly critical of her family's...
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15. Vernon God Little

Tanya Ronder · Nick Hern Books
Format: Paperback

Vernon Little is fifteen years old and lives with his mother in Martirio, a flea-bitten Texan town. His best friend just massacred sixteen of their classmates before killing himself. The town wants vengeance and turns its sights on Vernon. A darkly riotous, superbly fast-talking adventure,...
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16. Life of Pi

Yann Martel · Alexandria Library
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2002 Man Booker Prize for FictionPi Patel is an unusual boy. The son of a zookeeper, he has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior, a fervent love of stories, and practices not only his native Hinduism, but also Christianity and Islam. When Pi is sixteen, his family...
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17. True History of the Kelly Gang

Peter Carey · Knopf
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Out of nineteenth-century Australia rides a hero of his people and a man for all nations, in this masterpiece by the Booker Prize-winning author of Oscar and Lucinda and Jack Maggs. Exhilarating, hilarious, panoramic, and immediately engrossing, it is alsoat a distance of many thousand...
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18. The Blind Assassin

Margaret Atwood
Format: Paperback

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