Man Booker 2013 Winner and Shortlist


The 2013 Man Booker Winner and Shortlist were announced on October 15. The winner was The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton. The following titles were on the Shortlist:

For more on the Man Booker Prize and their history visit the Man Booker homepage.


Alice Munro Wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature


On October 9, Alice Munro won the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature. The motivation for the prize was the Nobel viewed Munro as the “master of the contemporary short story.” Read more in the New York Times article and from the Nobel Prize Announcement. The Brush Library is displaying a collection of her works on the first floor. Click to browse Alice Munro titles in PeliCAT.