Unwind Why the Booker longlist is more important than the Booker winner Updated : July 26, 2019 12:36 PM IST Each title represents a facet of general fiction in English and, taken as a whole, forms a prism that displays its state today, for better or for worse. There are separate awards for women, for science fiction, for the best translated work, for the entire body of an author’s work, and more. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.