Oldest and first black female Booker Prize winners

Published on 15 Oct 2019 7:24:20 PM

Margaret Atwood's "The Testaments" and Bernardine Evaristo's "Girl, Woman, Other" jointly won the Booker Prize on Monday in a surprise double award in which the literary prize recognised its oldest and first black woman winners.

The award honours "the best novel of the year written in English and published in the UK and Ireland.

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