Zee Media Bureau/Resham SengarNew Delhi: It is that time of the year again when the best writers around the world are awarded for their exceptional writing skills and ability to enthrall readers with their words. The prestigious and coveted Man Booker Prize list containing the best name in the realm of fiction writing has been announced. Here’s the entire list of authors who could be the next winner:The Long List:Five Star Billionaire by Tash Aw (Fourth Estate)We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo (Chatto & Windus)The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton (Granta)Harvest by Jim Crace (Picador)The Marrying of Chani Kaufman by Eve Harris (Sandstone Press)The Kills by Richard House (Picador) The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri (Bloomsbury)Unexploded Alison by MacLeod (Hamish Hamilton) TransAtlantic by Colum McCann (Bloomsbury) Almost English by Charlotte Mendelson (Mantle) A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki (Canongate)The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan (Doubleday)The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín (Viking)The Short List:A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth OzekiHarvest by Jim CraceThe Lowland by Jhumpa LahiriThe Luminaries by Eleanor CattonThe Testament of Mary by Colm ToibinWe Need New Names by Noviolet BulawayoThe announcement of the winners will be done on 15 October 2013.
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