Scottish writer Douglas Stuart’s ‘Shuggie Bain’ wins 2020 Booker Prize

Reading Time: 4 minutes London, Nov 20 (IANS) Scottish writer Douglas Stuart’s “Shuggie Bain” was on Thursday evening named the winner of the 50,000 pounds 2020 Booker Prize for Fiction, at the heart of which are the memories he carries of his mother’s struggle with drink, with men and with her modest dreams, at the culmination of a star-studded “ceremony without walls” at London’s Roundhouse.

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Scottish writer Douglas Stuart’s ‘Shuggie Bain’ wins 2020 Booker Prize

Reading Time: 4 minutes London, Nov 20 (IANS) Scottish writer Douglas Stuart’s “Shuggie Bain” was on Thursday evening named the winner of the 50,000 pounds 2020 Booker Prize for Fiction, at the heart of which are the memories he carries of his mother’s struggle with drink, with men and with her modest dreams, at the culmination of a star-studded “ceremony without walls” at London’s Roundhouse.

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