Award Name : Man Booker Prize
Year of Award : 2014
Award for : Novel
Location : Longford, Tasmania, Australia
Richard Miller Flanagan (born 1961) is an Australian novelist from Tasmania. "Considered by many to be the finest Australian novelist of his generation", according to The Economist, each of his novels has attracted major praise and received numerous awards and honours.He also has written and directed feature films. He won the 2014 Man Booker Prize for The Narrow Road to the Deep North.