The Man Booker Prize is awarded for fiction and is open to authors writing in English regardless of their nationality.
The six books on this year's shortlist are:
- 4321 by Paul Auster
- History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund
- Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
- Elmet by Fiona Mozley
- Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
- Autumn by Ali Smith
The winner of the year's Man Booker Prize will be announced on Tuesday, 17th October.
Previous Man Booker Prize winners and shortlisted titles are available to borrow from the War Memorial Library.