Man Booker 2018 Longlist Announced

The 2018 Man Booker Prize longlist has just been announced:

Author and Title:

Belinda Bauer (UK) Snap
Anna Burns (UK) Milkman
Nick Drnaso (USA) Sabrina
Esi Edugyan (Canada) Washington Black
Guy Gunaratne (UK) In Our Mad and Furious City
Daisy Johnson (UK) Everything Under
Rachel Kushner (USA) The Mars Room
Sophie Mackintosh (UK) The Water Cure
Michael Ondaatje (Canada) Warlight
Richard Powers (USA) The Overstory
Robin Robertson (UK) The Long Take
Sally Rooney (Ireland) Normal People
Donal Ryan (Ireland) From A Low And Quiet Sea

This year’s longlist includes 6 writers from the UK; 3 from the U.S.; 2 from Canada; and 2 fromĀ  Ireland. Seven of the authors are women. For the first time, a graphic novel, Sabrina, has been nominated.