Man Booker Prize 2011 shortlist shuns former winner Alan Hollinghurst

Man Booker Prize 2011 shortlist shuns former winner Alan Hollinghurst

Man Booker 2011 shortlist shuns former winner in favour of two first-timers

7:14 PM on 6th September 2011

Surprise selection: The six books shortlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Surprise selection: The six books shortlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize for Fiction

The judging panel: From left, Susan Hill, Chris Mullin, Dame Stella Rimington, Matthew d

The judging panel: From left, Susan Hill, Chris Mullin, Dame Stella Rimington, Matthew d”Ancona, and Gaby Wood

MAN BOOKER 2011 SHORTLIST