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Scottish writer Douglas Stuart wins this year's Booker Prize
On Thursday, Scottish writer Douglas Stuart won this year's Booker Prize for the best English-language novel. His debut novel Shuggie Bain tells the story of a boy from Glasgow in the 1980s trying to support his mother as she struggles with addiction and poverty.
The Booker Prize nominations have been announced
As announced on Tuesday, six books written in English made it to the final of the British Booker Prize. This year's winner will be announced on November 17th.
Writer of Polish origin nominated for the Booker Prize
Gabriel Krauze, a British author of Polish origin, has made it onto the list of nominations for this year's Booker Prize, the most important British literary award. The longlist was announced Monday night.