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Catton Wins 2013 Man Booker Prize

New Zealand author Eleanor Catton won the 2013 Man Booker prize for English fiction on Tuesday for her novel "The Luminaries", to become the youngest winner in the award's 45-year history.   The 28-year-old novelist poked fun at the size of her 848-page tome about the 19th century New Zealand gold rush and thanked British publishers Granta for their patience.   "I've actually just had to buy a new handbag because my old handbag wasn't big enough to fit my ...

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