After reading and reviewing this years winner, it’s time to start thinking about which previous Man Booker winners I need to get to in 2017. So many already waiting for me on my shelves at home! 📚📚📚
Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated…

The Book Chief

I can’t remember when or why, but for a couple of years now the Man Booker prize has really captured my imagination. One of the most famous and prestigious prizes in English literature never fails to throw up some interesting reading material and nowadays, even books that have made the shortlist, such as A Little Life, have gone on to sell well by association.

Here are some of the Man Bookers that I have read so far.

A Brief History of Seven Killings: Last year’s winner and my most recent Man Booker read was tough going but well worth the reward. That being said, this is not one that I would recommend to everyone largely due to some graphic violence and sexual scenes throughout. On reaching the conclusion of this book I was reminded of the popular TV series The Wire. I loved how this book took that atmosphere and…

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