If Alexa Chung's writing method works out, you can look forward to the Announced Shortlist for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction, which Julie Bosman covered for the New York Times. Philip Gourevitch at The New Yorker made a list: “Bulawayo, Catton, Crace, Lahiri, Ozeki, Toibin.” Jennifer MacMillan from the Globe and Mail pointed out, “Two writers with links to Canada make the list.” Andre Tartar from Bloomberg News has other plans, “My Foyles shopping list for the weekend!”

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