Lisa Guidarini

The Booker Prize is Due to be Announced Today! and What I’m Reading

Anticipation's running high, at least in the literary-related blogging community, as to which book will wind up winning the ManBooker Prize for 2006. My own money is still on Kate Grenville, for The Secret River, but I've been hearing an awful lot of buzz that Sarah Waters may pull ahead with her The Night Watch. …

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Booker Project Status Report, and a Review Copy of Mark Haddon’s Latest

Booker Longlist reading has kept me pretty occupied over the past week or so, and it's been the source of some fantastic reads, unsurprisingly.David Mitchell's phenomenal Black Swan Green was Booker Book # 1, and without having read the other books I'm putting my early money on this one to grab the prize. The voice …

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