Booker Award Winners

The Booker prize is awarded for the best full-length novel...written in English by a citizen of the United Kingdom, The Commonwealth,
Ireland, or South Africa. The Booker prize is sponsored by Booker and the Tetra Pak Laval Group.

The Sense of an Ending
Artist/Author/Cast:
Barnes, Julian
Call Number:
F Barnes
Description:

After reflecting on his past, a middle-aged man is forced to revise his place in the world. (2011)

The Siege of Krishnapur
Artist/Author/Cast:
Farrell, J. G.
Call Number:
F Farrell
Description:

This novel is a modern classic of narrative excitement that also digs deep to explore fundamental questions of civilization and life. (1973)

The White Tiger: A Novel
Artist/Author/Cast:
Adiga, Aravind
Call Number:
F Adiga
Description:

Balram Halwai writes a letter to the president of China which he exemplifies the contradictions and complications of Indian society. (2008)

True History of the Kelly Gang
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carey, Peter
Call Number:
F Carey
Description:

The legendary Ned Kelly speaks for himself, scribbling his narrative on scraps of paper as he flees from the police. (2001)

Vernon God Little
Artist/Author/Cast:
Pierre, D. B. C.
Call Number:
F Pierre
Description:

Vernon Little is in trouble. His friend, the mysterious Jesus, has just blown away his classmates and himself. (2003)

Wolf Hall
Artist/Author/Cast:
Mantel, Hilary
Call Number:
F Mantel
Description:

Six years of King Henry VIII’s reign as told from the perspective of Thomas Cromwell, one of Henry's closest advisers. (2009)

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