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Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share the Booker Prize 2019

This is Booker's second win for the 79-year-old Canadian writer who won in 2000 for The Blind Assassin. In the 50-year history of the award, she is only the fourth author ever to win twice Over the years, several of her novels have been short listed, including "The Handmaid's Tale" (1985). Evaristo, an Anglo-Nigerian writer living in London, is the …

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Pick list for the 2019 Booker Prize with finalists Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie: NPR

(clockwise from top left) Quichotte by Salman Rushdie; Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann; An orchestra of minorities, by Chigozie Obioma; 10 minutes 38 seconds in this strange world, by Elif Shafak; Girl, Woman, Other, by Bernardine Evaristo; and The Testaments by Margaret Atwood. Courtesy of the publisher Hide Caption Switch caption Courtesy of the publisher (clockwise from top left) Quichotte …

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Booker left Newark years before the water levels rose, but what happened to his observation?

Newark's escalating water crisis has drawn the unwanted attention to Cory Booker's tenure as mayor of the Democratic president and his responsibility for the city's troubled water system long before lead levels in drinking water rose. The city's problems last reached new heights in which officials began mass distribution of more than 70,000 bottles of water. Booker, who led Newark …

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Former mayor Cory Booker shares in blame for Newark, NJ's water crisis, critics say: 'He left a mess'

Cry Booker – faced renewed backlash from critics who claim he mismanaged the city's water commission during his time at City Hall. The US Environmental Protection Agency urged local officials to provide free water bottles. Officials handed out 38,000 filters last year to CORY BOOKER: RED FLAG GUN LAWS 'NOWHERE NEAR ENOUGH TO STOP' MASS SHOOTINGS [19659003] Critics claim Booker, …

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