From family dramas to scientific breakthroughs to competitive sport, the Booker Prize 2023 longlist offers a breadth of remarkable fiction. But where to start?

This year’s Booker Dozen features quality fiction from four continents, four Irish writers and four debut novelists. But if you need help navigating the list, our quiz will help you discover which of the 13 longlisted books is perfect for you.

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The Booker Prize 2023 longlist

The House of Doors by Tan Twan Eng
The Bee Sting by Paul Murray
Western Lane by Chetna Maroo
In Ascension by Martin MacInnes
Prophet Song by Paul Lynch
Prize winner
All the Little Bird-Hearts by Viktoria Lloyd-Barlow
Pearl by Siân Hughes
This Other Eden by Paul Harding
How to Build a Boat by Elaine Feeney
If I Survive You by Jonathan Escoffery
Study for Obedience by Sarah Bernstein
Old God's Time by Sebastian Barry