Barnes trade favourite for Booker win

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 06/09/2011 - 16:00 Bookmaker William Hill has Julian Barnes as the favourite to win the Man Booker Prize for Fiction after the shortlist was announced today. Retailers Waterstone's and Daunt Books agree Barnes' The Sense of An Ending (Jonathan Cape/Random House) is likely to take the prize, while predicting a close-run battle between the rest of the six-strong list, announced this morning. read more Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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