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Jim Crace Has Best Odds To Win the Booker Prize

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According to gamblers, novelist Jim Crace has the best chance of winning the Man Booker Prize tomorrow (October 15).

U.K. gamblers at Ladbrokes have set betting odds for the prestigious Booker Prize, giving Crace 11/8 chance of winning with HarvestEleanor Catton‘s The Luminaries has the next best shot with 11/4 odds and Colm Toíbín‘s The Testament of Mary has a 4/1 chance of winning and

We also collected free samples of all the longlisted books and wrote about one longlisted book that was rejected 47 times.

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