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Who’s who on the Man Booker 2015 shortlist?

Anne Tyler, Tom McCarthy and Hanya Yanagihara lead the way on the Man Booker shortlist

By Sameer Rahim and Sadie Levy Gale  
Hanya Yanagihara (c) Sam Levy

Hanya Yanagihara (c) Sam Levy

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This year’s Man Booker Prize shortlist has been announced and a few big names have been left behind from the longlist: most notably, Marilynne Robinson for Lila, Andrew O’Hagan for The Illuminations and former winner Anne Enright for The Green Road. But although some of the authors might be less familiar, there is plenty that is interesting about the six books competing for the £50,000 prize. Here’s Prospect‘s guide to the shortlist and who might eventually…

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