The ‘Golden Five’, selected by the prize’s five judges to showcase the winning books from Man Booker history that have best stood the test of time, are: In a Free State by V. S. Naipaul; Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively; The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje; Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel; and Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders.
Hear the winner announced on 8th July 2018 at Golden Man Booker Live, the closing event of Man Booker 50 festival at London's Southbank Centre. The event will feature live readings from the shortlisted novels in a star-studded evening of entertainment. You can vote for the shortlisted book of your choice to win the Golden Man Booker Prize below:
*Voting is open from 6.30pm Saturday 26th May until midnight 25th June. One vote per person. Ts & Cs apply.