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Man Booker Prize Winners (1997-2014)

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The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

The Luminaries (2013)

The Luminaries is a murder mystery set during the New Zealand gold rush of the 1860s. This Victorian epic is Eleanor Catton's second novel.

Fun Facts: At age 28, Eleanor Catton is the youngest author to win the Man Booker Prize. At over 800 pages, The Luminaries is the longest work to win the Man Booker Prize.


Next: The Narrow Road to the Deep North (2014)


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