Award Name : International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award
Year of Award : 2012
Award for : Literature
Location : Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Jon McGregor (born 1976) is a British novelist and short story writer. In 2002, his first novel was longlisted for the Booker Prize as its youngest contender. His second novel was longlisted for the Booker Prize in 2006. In 2012, his third novel was awarded the International Dublin Literary Award. The New York Times has labelled him a "wicked British writer".