Skip to main content

Philip George Munro Book Endowment Fund

Established in March 2008 to benefit the WSU Department of English Language and Literatures. This fund purchases books in British contemporary fiction, with emphasis on titles that received literary prizes such as The Man Booker, Costa, and Orange Prizes, and well-reviewed works from the New York Times' Literary Supplement and the Guardian/Observer book review. Title suggestions are also accepted from the Department of English Language and Literatures' faculty and WSU Libraries' staff.

Books purchased on this fund include:

A girl is a half-formed thing / Eimear McBride

Burial rites : a novel / Hannah Kent

J / Howard Jacobson

Reasons she goes to the woods / Deborah Kay Davies

The undertaking / Audrey Magee

See all the books purchased on this fund...