2012 Booker Prize

The longlist for the Man Booker Prize includes three titles of interest to SF/fantasy readers:

  • The Teleportation Accident, Ned Beauman (Sceptre)
  • Umbrella, Will Self (Bloomsbury)
  • Communion Town, Sam Thompson (Fourth Estate)

The Booker is awarded to the best novel of the year written by a citizen of the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth, or the Republic of Ireland.

For more, including the complete longlist, see the Man Booker Prize website.