Several other Americans, though.
The "gobbledygook" will be up for auction this June.
We repeat: 28!
Organizers said they believe "U.S. writers must be allowed to compete to ensure the award's global reputation."
And a 28-year-old.
Sometimes sequels are just as critically acclaimed as the original.
It was his fourth book to be short-listed for the prize and his first victory.
Martin Amis and Ian McEwan do not.
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Indian author Adiga has won the 2008 Man Booker prize for 'The White Tiger,' his debut novel.
Sutherland vowed to eat his copy of Rushdie's novel if it didn't win the Booker — and now he's backing out!
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