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Old 01-20-2013, 09:00 AM   #23
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Can't trust the Man Booker Prize any more. They made Cloud Atlas a finalist which it certainly did not deserve.
I still think the Man Booker is worth including, though I have some sympathy for your view after Ian McEwan won it for Amsterdam, which was a risible storyline. Very much a political decision, as they couldn't agree between two other preferred books, I believe.
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