Douglas Stuart

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Douglas Stuart Bags Booker Prize 2020 For His Debut Novel "Shuggie Bain"

The highly acclaimed Booker Prize, for this year, was bagged by 44-year-old New York-Based writer Douglas Stuart on November 19. He was awarded for his debut novel "Shuggie Bain". In the book, Douglas portrayed a working-class family of Glasgow and shared his personal experiences. He said growing up in Glasgow was his biggest inspiration. The winner of the Booker prize is awarded an amount of $60,000 and gets international recognition.

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 09:35 AM / by Nikita Thakur

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