Topic: Man Booker Prize
07/19/2010 11:57 am
Barbara Kingsolver's "The Lacuna" was one of "three beautiful daughters" agonized over by this year's Orange Prize judges.
06/10/2010 12:16 pm
Barbara Kingsolver's sixth novel – a book that moves between Mexico and the cold war-era US – wins the Orange Prize for fiction.
06/09/2010 06:21 pm
A French aristocrat and his British servant travel to America to study its penal system in this unlikely but delightful early 19th-century buddy comedy.
05/12/2010 02:38 pm
Ten winning books that offer insight – in different ways – into contemporary Britain.
05/07/2010 12:53 pm
What's selling best in independent bookstores across America.
03/18/2010 05:35 am
"It's my story, and ... it does need to be told," Salman Rushdie told reporters this week.
02/25/2010 01:36 pm
What we here at the Monitor liked best in 2009.
12/03/2009 12:00 am
“Wolf Hall,” winner of this year’s Booker Prize, offers a sympathetic portrayal of Thomas Cromwell, the power behind Henry VIII's throne.
10/17/2009 01:00 am
In her best novel since “Possession,” A.S. Byatt spins a tale from details of the life of children’s book author Edith Nesbit.
10/09/2009 01:00 am