Winning the Booker: it’s like Nazi Germany all over again

Yann Martel, Booker prize winner, says he guesses he can soldier on despite the pressure of his recent successes: “You get used to anything … You can get used to living in a concentration camp and you can get used to seeing your book at airports.” (Via The Elegant Variation; emphasis added.)

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