Man Booker Prize Longlist 2009
The judges for the 2009 Man Booker Prize have announced the longlist of 13 titles, which includes previous winners JM Coetzee and AS Byatt. They are joined by previous shortlisted authors William Trevor, Sarah Waters and Colm Toibin, as well as three first-time novelists. The shortlist will be announced on 8 September, and the winner crowned on 6 October. Check out who's in the running.