Howard Jacobson

  • Howard Jacobson wins Booker Prize 13-10-2010 08:54 AM

    London: British writer Howard Jacobson won the prestigious Booker Prize on Tuesday with his philosophical comedy "The Finkler Question," beating five other writers, including two-time winner Peter Carey and the bookies' favorite, Tom McCarthy. Jacobson, who had been on the long list twice for the 50,000 pounds ($ 80,000) prize...