Official site of the literary man Booker prize published the names of six writers who this year included in the shortlist. Among the contenders this year named two Israeli writer David Grossman’s novel «came the horse in a bar» and Amos Oz’s novel «Judas.»
Also shortlisted were: Matias ENAR (France), Roy Jacobsen (Norway), Dorti North (Denmark) and Samantha Sublin (Argentina).
The award winner will be announced on 14 June. He and his translator will receive a cash prize in the amount of 50 thousand pounds sterling. At this stage, a thousand pounds will receive all of the writers included in the shortlist, and the translators of their works into English.
In 2016, the Pulitzer prize was awarded to American Paul Beatty for the satirical novel «Cheap» about racial politics in the United States.