Britain’s Hilary Mantel

LONDON | Mantel, Saunders up for best-ever Booker Prize accolade

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Hilary Mantel, Canada’s Michael Ondaatje and American author George Saunders are among five contenders for the title of greatest-ever winner of the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction. Mantel’s Tudor saga “Wolf Hall,” Ondaatje’s multilayered romance “The English Patient” and Saunders’ Civil War-era symphony “Lincoln in the Bardo” are finalists for … Continue reading LONDON | Mantel, Saunders up for best-ever Booker Prize accolade