The Booker Prize 2020 shortlist
We are delighted to announce that the following books have been shortlisted for this year’s Booker Prize!
- This Mournable Body by Tsitsi Dangarembga (Faber)
- The Shadow King by Maaza Mengiste (Canongate)
- Real Life by Brandon Taylor (Daunt Books)
The winner will be announced on 19th November.
The rest of the shortlist and more information can be found here.
by Maaza Mengiste
A beautifully written and utterly captivating novel about female strength and the power of belief, set during Mussolini's 1935 invasion of Ethiopia, The Shadow King casts a light on the women soldiers who were written out of history.