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Paul Beatty

Paul Beatty
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Paul Beatty is the author of the novels, Tuff, Slumberland and The White Boy Shuffle, and the poetry collections Big Bank Take Little Bank and Joker, Joker, Deuce. He was the editor of Hokum: An Anthology of African-American Humor. In 2016, he became the first American to win the Man Booker Prize for his novel The Sellout. In 2017, he was the winner the American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award. He lives in New York City.

Man Booker Prize Nominee

National Book Critics Circle Awards Winner

Man Booker Prize Winner

Paul Beatty

Photo Credit: Hannah Assouline

Paul Beatty

Slumberland

Slumberland

Paul Beatty
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

"Slumberland" is laugh-out-loud funny and its wit and satire can be burning...There are incredible moments of tenderness . . . Beatty is a kind of symphonic W.E.B. Du Bois." -Los Angeles Times

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Tuff

Tuff

Paul Beatty
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

From Paul Beatty, the author of the 2016 Man Booker Prize winner The Sellout, a novel as fast-paced and hard-edged as the Harlem streets it portrays, Tuff...

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The Sellout

The Sellout

Paul Beatty
Picador
Picador

Winner of the 2016 Man Booker Prize

Winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction


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The White Boy Shuffle

The White Boy Shuffle

Paul Beatty
Picador
Picador

"A bombastic coming-of-age novel....The White Boy Shuffle has the uncanny ability to make readers want to laugh and cry at the same time."--Los Angeles Times

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