Man Booker Prize 2015

Jamaican Marlon James wins Booker Prize

Jamaican author Marlon James wins the Man Booker Prize for his novel inspired by the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in the 1970s.

May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016

First South Korean wins Man Booker International Prize

South Korean author Han Kang won the Man Booker International Prize, sharing the £50,000 ($72,000, 63,500 euros) award with her translator -- who had only taught herself Korean three years before.

October 14, 2015
October 14, 2015

Jamaican Marlon James wins Booker Prize

Jamaican author Marlon James wins the Man Booker Prize for his novel inspired by the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in the 1970s.