Booker Prize 2004

The shortlist for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2004 has been announced. Included in the shortlist of 6 is The Master by acclaimed Irish author Colm Tóibín – whose literary output includes the previously shortlisted The Blackwater LightshipAs well as Colm Tóibín, the shortlist includes David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas, Achmat Dangor’s Bitter Fruit, Sarah Hall’s The Electric Michelangelo, Alan Hollinghurst’s The Line of Beauty and Gerard Woodward’s I’ll go to Bed at Noon.

In addition to the judges’ prize there is also the People’s Prize, which we mere members of the public can vote for online.