- The Children’s BookChatto & Windus
- SummertimeHarvill Secker
- The Quickening MazeJonathan CapeThe Quickening Maze is based on real events and is set in and around the High Beach Asylum in 1840.
- Wolf HallFourth EstateSet in England in the 1520s, Henry VIII is on the throne, but has no heir.
- The Glass RoomLittle, BrownHigh on a Czechoslovak hill, the Landauer House shines as a marvel of steel, glass and onyx.
Winners to be announced October 6th, 2009. I used to think this a waste of money, but when you think how much footballers get paid....
I'm quite excited to be able to read some of these. In particular J M Coetzee and A S Byatt. Is there anything here, which really intrigues you? What do you think of the covers, do they grab you by the short and curlies?
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The Booker Prize Shortlist 2009! Waste of money, or do you love it? Reviewed by Sassy Brit on 12:19 am Rating: