Booker Prize Short List


Key:OwnedReadAvailable
YearFiction
2000
The Hiding Place
Trezza Azzopardi
Picador
The Keepers of Truth
Michael Collins
Phoenix House
When we were Orphans
Kazuo Ishiguro
Faber & Faber
English Passengers
Matthew Kneale
Hamish Hamilton
The Deposition of Father McGreevy
Brian O'Doherty
Arcadia
2001
Oxygen
Andrew Miller
Sceptre
number9dream
David Mitchell
Sceptre
The Dark Room
Rachel Seiffert
William Heinemann
Hotel World
Ali Smith
Hamish Hamilton
Atonement
Ian McEwan
Doubleday/Nan A. Talese (US)/Jonathan Cape (UK)
2002
Family Matters
Rohinton Mistry
Faber & Faber
Unless
Carol Shields
Fourth Estate
The Story of Lucy Gault
William Trevor
Viking
Fingersmith
Sarah Waters
Virago
Dirt Music
Tim Winton
Picador
2003
Brick Lane
Monica Ali
Scribner (US)/Doubleday (UK)
Oryx and Crake
Margaret Atwood
Bloomsbury
The Good Doctor
Damon Galgut
Atlantic Books
Notes on a Scandal
ZoŽ Heller
Viking Penguin
Astonishing Splashes Of Colour
Clare Morrall
Tindal Street Press
2004
Bitter Fruit
Achmat Dangor
Atlantic Books
The Electric Michelangelo
Sarah Hall
Faber & Faber
Cloud Atlas
David Mitchell
Sceptre
The Master
Colm TÚib®n
Picador
I'll go to Bed at Noon
Gerard Woodward
Chatto & Windus
2005
Arthur & George
Julian Barnes
Jonathan Cape
A Long Long Way
Sebastian Barry
Faber & Faber
Never Let Me Go
Kazuo Ishiguro
Faber & Faber (UK) Alfred A. Knopf (US)
The Accidental
Ali Smith
Hamish Hamilton
On Beauty
Zadie Smith
Hamish Hamilton
2006
The Night Watch
Sarah Waters
Virago
Motherís Milk
Edward St. Aubyn
Picador
In the Country of Men
Hisham Matar
Viking
Carry Me Down
M.J. Hyland
Canongate
The Secret River
Kate Grenville
Canongate
2007
Darkmans
Nicola Barker
4th Estate
The Reluctant Fundamentalist
Mohsin Hamid
Hamish Hamilton
Mister Pip
Lloyd Jones
John Murray
On Chesil Beach
Ian McEwan
Jonathan Cape
Animalís People
Indra Sinha
Simon & Schuster
2008
The Secret Scripture
Sebastian Barry
Sea of Poppies
Amitav Ghosh
The Clothes on Their Backs
Linda Grant
The Northern Clemency
Philip Hensher
A Fraction of the Whole
Steve Toltz
2009
The Childrenís Book
A S Byatt
Chatto & Windus
Summertime
J M Coetzee
Harvill Secker
The Quickening Maze
Adam Foulds
Jonathan Cape
The Glass Room
Simon Mawer
Little, Brown
The Little Stranger
Sarah Waters
Little, Brown
YearFiction
2010
Parrot and Olivier in America
Peter Carey
Faber and Faber
Room
Emma Donoghue
Pan MacMillan - Picador
C
Tom McCarthy
Random House - Jonathan Cape
The Long Song
Andrea Levy
Headline Publishing Group - Headline Review
In a Strange Room
Damon Galgut
Grove Atlantic - Atlantic Books
2011
Jamrach's Menagerie
Carol Birch
Canongate Books
The Sisters Brothers
Patrick deWitt
Granta
Half Blood Blues
Esi Edugyan
Serpent's Tail - Profile
Pigeon English
Stephen Kelman
Bloomsbury
Snowdrops
A.D. Miller
Atlantic
2012
The Garden of Evening Mists
Tan Twan Eng
Myrmidon Books
Narcopolis
Jeet Thayil
Faber & Faber
Umbrella
Will Self
Bloomsbury
The Lighthouse
Alison Moore
Salt
Bring up the Bodies
Hilary Mantel
Fourth Estate
Swimming Home
Deborah Levy
And Other Stories/Faber & Faber
2013
We Need New Names
NoViolet Bulawayo
Chatto & Windus
Harvest
Jim Crace
Picador
The Lowland
Jhumpa Lahiri
Bloomsbury
A Tale for the Time Being
Ruth Ozeki
Canongate
The Testament of Mary
Colm TůibŪn
Viking
2014
To Rise Again at a Decent Hour
Joshua Ferris
Viking
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Karen Joy Fowler
Serpent's Tail
J
Howard Jacobson
Jonathan Cape
The Lives of Others
Neel Mukherjee
Chatto & Windus
How to be Both
Ali Smith
Hamish Hamilton
2015
A Little Life
Hanya Yanagihara
Picador
A Spool of Blue Thread
Anne Tyler
Chatto & Windus
The Year of the Runaways
Sunjeev Sahota
Picador
The Fishermen
Chigozie Obioma
ONE, Pushkin Press
Satin Island
Tom McCarthy
Jonathan Cape
2016
The Sellout
Paul Beatty
Oneworld
Hot Milk
Deborah Levy
Hamish Hamilton
His Bloody Project
Graeme Macrae Burnet
Contraband
Eileen
Ottessa Moshfegh
Jonathan Cape
All That Man Is
David Szalay
Jonathan Cape
Do Not Say We Have Nothing
Madeleine Thien
Granta Books
2017
Autumn
Ali Smith
Hamish Hamilton
Elmet
Fiona Mozley
JM Originals
Exit West
Mohsin Hamid
Hamish Hamilton
History of Wolves
Emily Fridlund
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
4 3 2 1
Paul Auster
Faber & Faber
2018
Washington Black
Esi Edugyan
Serpentís Tail
Everything Under
Daisy Johnson
Jonathan Cape
The Mars Room
Rachel Kushner
Jonathan Cape
The Overstory
Richard Powers
Willian Heinemann
The Long Take
Robin Robertson
Picador