The Man Booker Prize Winners Challenge

2015 A Brief History of Seven Killings, by Marlon James (Oneworld Publications)
2014 The Narrow Road to the Deep North, by Richard Flanagan (Chatto & Windus)
2013 The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton (Granta)
2012 Bring Up the Bodies, by Hilary Mantel (Fourth Estate)
2011 The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes (Jonathan Cape)
2010 The Finkler Question, by Howard Jacobson (Bloomsbury)
2009 Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel (Fourth Estate)
2008 The White Tiger, by Aravind Adiga (Atlantic)
2007 The Gathering, by Anne Enright (Jonathan Cape)
2006 The Inheritance of Loss, by Kiran Desai ( Hamish Hamilton)
2005 The Sea, by John Banville (Picador)
2004 The Line of Beauty, by Alan Hollinghurst (Picador)
2003 Vernon God Little, by DBC Pierre (Faber & Faber)
2002 Life of Pi, by Yann Martel (Cannongate)
2001 The True History of the Kelly Gang, by Peter Carey (Faber & Faber)
2000 The Blind Assassin, by Margaret Atwood (Bloomsbury)
1999 Disgrace, by J.M. Coetzee (Secker & Warburg)
1998 Amsterdam, by Ian McEwan (Jonathan Cape)
1997 The God of Small Things, by Arundhati Roy (Flamingo)
1996 Last Orders, by Graham Swift (Picador)
1995 The Ghost Road, Pat Barker (Viking)
1994 How Late It Was, How Late, by James Kelman (Secker & Warburg)
1993 Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, by Roddy Doyle (Secker & Warburg)
1992 The English Patient, by Michael Ondaatje (Bloomsbury) AND Sacred Hunger, by Barry Unsworth (Hamish Hamilton)
1991 The Famished Road, by Ben Okri (Jonathan Cape)
1990 Possession, by A.S. Byatt (Chatto & Windus)
1989 The Remains of the Day, by Kazou Ishiguro (Faber & Faber)
1988 Oscar and Lucinda, by Peter Carey (Faber & Faber)
1987 Moon Tiger, by Penelope Lively (Deutsch)
1986 The Old Devils, by Kingsley Amis (Hutchinson)
1985 The Bone People, by Keri Hulme (Hodder & Stoughton)
1984 Hotel Du Lac, by Anita Brookner (Jonathan Cape)
1983 Life & Times of Michael K, by J.M. Coetzee (Secker & Warburg)
1982 Schindler’s Ark, by Thomas Keneally (Hodder & Staughton)
1981 Midnight’s Children, by Salman Rushdie (Jonathan Cape)
1980 Rites of Passage, by William Golding (Faber & Faber)
1979 Offshore, by Penelope Fizgerald (Collins)
1978 The Sea, the Sea, by Iris Murdoch (Chatto & Windus)
1977 Staying On, by Paul Scott (Heinemann)
1976 Saville, by David Storey (Jonathan Cape)
1975 Heat and Dust, by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (John Murray)
1974 Holiday, by Stanley Middleton (Hutchinson) AND The Conservationist, by Nadine Gordimer (Jonathan Cape)
1973 The Siege of Krishnapur, by J.G. Farrell (Weidenfield & Nicolson)
1972 G., by John Berger (Weidenfield & Nicolson)
1971 In a Free State, by V.S. Naipaul (Deutsch
1970 The Elected Member, by Bernice Rubens (Eyre & Spottiswoode) AND Troubles, by J.G Farrell (Phoenix)-A retrospective award
1969 Something to Answer For, by P.H. Newby (Faber & Faber)