John Sutherland was a Booker judge in 1999, when J.M. Coetzee’s Disgrace won, and chair of judges in 2005, when John Banville’s The Sea won.
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George Orwell’s classic novel sold well when it appeared in 1949, but ironically it took a now... MORE
Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall won the Man Booker Prize today.... MORE