Booktopia On... The 2020 Booker Prize Longlist


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Jul 30 2020 29 mins   3
The 2020 Booker Prize Longlist has been announced! Booktopia's Olivia, Jo and Ben sat down and (over Skype) discussed their thoughts on the longlist and give their perspectives on who might be the favourites to the prize home. Books mentioned in this podcast: Apeirogon by Colum McCann: https://bit.ly/2XcKVzI The Shadow King by Maaza Mengiste: https://bit.ly/3jRYxKj This Mournable Body by Tsitsi Dangarembga: https://bit.ly/2XaJ3Ya The Mirror & the Light by Hilary Mantel: https://bit.ly/2X6XPPq Who They Was by Gabriel Krauze: https://bit.ly/3jSMdtj Burnt Sugar by Avni Doshi: https://bit.ly/2P8ZakA The New Wilderness by Diane Cook: https://bit.ly/3hGVhj4 Love and Other Thought Experiments by Sophie Ward: https://bit.ly/308T5ei How Much of These Hills is Gold by C Pam Zhang: https://bit.ly/2X7QT4T Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler: https://bit.ly/2XbAex4 Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart: https://bit.ly/2P4qQac Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid: https://bit.ly/2P73yjV Real Life by Brandon Taylor: https://bit.ly/3jVx2iQ Host: Olivia Fricot Guests: Ben Hunter & Jo Lewin Producers: Nick Wasiliev & Mark Harding