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Encyclopedia > P. H. Newby

Percy Howard Newby (June 25, 1918 - September 6, 1997) was an English novelist and broadcasting administrator. He was the first winner of the prestigious Booker Prize, his novel Something to Answer For having captured the inaugural award in 1969. June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... September 6 is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A novel is an extended work of written, narrative, prose fiction, usually in story form; the writer of a novel is a novelist. ... The Man Booker Prize for Fiction, also known as the Man Booker Prize, or simply the Man Booker, is one of the worlds most important literary prizes, and awarded each year for the best original novel written by a citizen of the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland in... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ...


 
 

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