BITM – BBC News – “Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo [become the first authors to] share Booker Prize”

FAKE NEWS*!!! Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo have become the first authors* to jointly win the Booker Prize for Fiction. Atwood’s The Testaments and Evaristo’s novel Girl, Woman, Other earned each author an equal share of the £50,000 prize. Atwood, 79, is the oldest ever Booker winner, while Evaristo is the first black woman to…

BITM – Golden Booker

The English Patient wins public poll of best Man Booker in 50 years Golden Booker names Michael Ondaatje’s bestselling novel as public’s favourite winner Alison Flood The Guardian, Sun 8 Jul 2018  Michael Ondaatje speaks after being named the winner of the Golden Man Booker prize. Photograph: Isabel Infantes/PA Twenty six years ago, the panel of…