I am very pleased to share the news that Penguin Random House Canada is home to FOUR of the books on the shortlist for the 2017 Man Booker Prize, announced earlier this morning in the U.K.
On our Canadian publishing lists:
4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster, published by McClelland & Stewart and acquired by Anita Chong
AUTUMN by Ali Smith, published by Hamish Hamilton Canada and acquired by Nicole Winstanley
And on our U.S. distribution lists:
EXIT WEST by Mohsin Hamid is published by Riverhead
LINCOLN IN THE BARDO by George Saunders is published by Random House U.S.
The winner will be announced on October 17th. Further details can be found here: http://themanbookerprize.com/fiction
Congratulations to our authors and publishers and everyone involved!