By Jennifer Lipman, July 26, 2012
Bookmakers have given a Jewish author's musing on depression and loyalty 14:1 to win the Man Booker prize.
The longlist for the prestigious literary award, which comes with a £50,000 prize, was announced yesterday, bringing it into its 44th year.
Deborah Levy has been included on the list for the first time, for her novel "Swimming Home". Ms Levy has written more than a dozen books,