Man Booker Prize 2010 Longlist: Reviews
What did the critics have to say about the contenders for this year’s Booker?
The Omnivore has rounded up all the reviews from UK and US newspapers and literary journals.
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Room by Emma Donoghue (Picador) UPDATED
The Betrayal by Helen Dunmore (Penguin)
In a Strange Room by Damon Galgut (Atlantic) UPDATED
The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson (Bloomsbury) UPDATED
The Long Song by Andrea Levy (Headline)
C by Tom McCarthy (Jonathan Cape) UPDATED
The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell (Hodder & Stoughton)
February by Lisa Moore (Chatto)
Skippy Dies by Paul Murray (Penguin)
Trespass by Rose Tremain (Chatto)
The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas (Tuskar Rock)
The Stars in the Bright Sky by Alan Warner (Jonathan Cape)
The shortlist will be announced on 7 September.