Howard Jacobson is a novelist and critic. He is the author of, most recently, J (shortlisted for the 2014 Booker Prize), Zoo Time, and The Finkler Question, which won the 2010 Man Booker Prize. He lives in London.
An excerpt from the original Tablet Kindle Single ‘The Swag Man,’ by the Man Booker Prize-winner, available from Amazon.com today
By Howard Jacobson · June 27, 2013