Barnes favourite ahead of Booker shortlisting

Written By: Charlotte Williams, Lisa Campbell and Philip Stone Publication Date: Mon, 05/09/2011 - 14:00 William Hill has now named Julian Barnes as favourite to win the Man Booker prize, with the three-times shortlisted author overtaking previous winner Alan Hollinghurst ahead of tomorrow's shortlist announcement (6th September). Barnes' The Sense of an Ending has now been given odds of 3/1 to take the prize, moving from initial odds of 6/1. Hollinghurst remains at 5/1, but is now considered second favourite. Amazon has revealed that Hollinghurst is ahead in Kindle sales, whereas Nielsen figures Barnes is the leading print seller (see below). read more Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2011-09-05 00:00:00 UTC ]
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