2005 Booker shortlist by Maud | September 8th, 2005 This year’s Booker prize shortlist includes books by Zadie Smith, Ali Smith, John Banville, Julian Barnes, Sebastian Barry and Kazuo Ishiguro. McEwan’s out, as he should be. Coetzee and Rushdie also get the axe. Discuss the choices here. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrMoreRedditPinterestEmailLinkedIn Comments are closed.