Laura Trippi July 28, 2016 My Name Is Lucy Barton LUCY BARTON Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize Laura Trippi July 28, 2016 My Name Is Lucy Barton This is a very exciting year. The range of books is broad and the quality extremely high.... From the historical to the contemporary, the satirical to the polemical, the novels in this list come from both established writers and new voices. The writing is uniformly fresh, energetic and important. It is a longlist to be relished. — Amanda Foreman, Chair of Judges, 2016 Man Booker Prize Honored that My Name Is Lucy Barton has been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize.