21 May 2010

Lost Man Booker Prize

Forty years after it was first published, Troubles, by J G Farrell, [has been] announced as the winner of the Lost Man Booker Prize - a one-off prize to honour the books published in 1970, but not considered for the prize when its rules were changed.

It won by a clear majority, winning 38% of the votes by the international reading public, more than double the votes cast for any other book on the shortlist.
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