13 Books Were Longlisted For The Booker Prize

The Booker Prize Is Given Annually To The Best Work Of Fiction Written In The Previous Year

Four Debut Authors And 10 Writers Who Have Been Recongised For The First Time For The Booker Prize Are Included In This Years Longlist

Paul Murrays The Bee Sting Is A Funny And Thought Provoking Story About The Struggle To Be Good Even When The World Is Falling Apart

The Debut Novel Western Lane Is A Moving Story About Grief And A Young Girls Struggle To Find Herself

Martin Macinnes Novel Explores The Natural World With Inquisitiveness

All The Little Birdhearts Is A Novel By Viktoria Lloydbarlow

Sin Hughes Debut Novel Pearl Is Inspired By A Medieval Poem

Jonathan Escofferys Debut Novel If I Survive You Explores What It Means To Carve Out An Existence Between Cultures Homes And Pay Checks

Sarah Bernsteins Novel Explores The Themes Of Abuse And Guilt

Sebastian Barry Explores Love Memory Grief And Longburied Secrets In His Book Old Gods Time