Posted on 10/07/2019 at 12:09 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
A week from today, we’ll learn which book received the 2019 Booker Prize.
(Here’s the Booker Prize shortlist, if you missed it or need a reminder.)
In the meantime, the Guardian asked the six authors in the running — Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellman, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie, and Elif Shafak — to share their writing inspiration.
Check out their answers and see whether any creative juices start flowing in your brains in response.
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