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On Tuesday, Eleanor Catton was announced as the winner of this year's Man Booker Prize for her novel "
". At 28, Catton is the youngest person ever to receive the award, and at 832 pages, it's the longest novel ever to win. "The Luminaries" is a sprawling story set in 1866 during the New Zealand gold rush. So, should you read it? Day 6 books columnist
joins Brent to help you decide.We have one copy of "The Luminaries" to give away, see below for details!
To enter that give away just email day6 @ cbc.ca (remove spaces) with "LUMINARIES" in the subject line. Please include your name and mailing address. Contest closes Thursday, October 24.