Hooray, my favourite (A.S. Byatt's The Children's Book) is still in running. Joining her on the Man Booker Prize shortlist are:
J. M Coetzee - Summertime. (Really happy to see this on the list as well. It's his best novel since Disgrace.
Adam Foulds - The Quickening Maze
Hilary Mantel - Wolf Hall
Simon Mawer - The Glass House (on my to-be-read list for sure)
Sarah Waters - The Little Stranger
The winner will be announced October 6th.