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2022 Booker Award Longlist Announced!
The Booker Prize is awarded annually for the best English language novel written in English and published in the U.K or Ireland. The 2022 longlist boasts three debuts, the shortest book as well as the youngest and oldest authors ever to be nominated. Chair of the judges Neil MacGregor said "the list offers story, fable and parable, fantasy, mystery, meditation and thriller." The shortlist will be unveiled on September 6.