Writers Directory

This unique, searchable database contains profiles of some of the UK and Commonwealth's most important living writers, as well as writers from these regions whom we have worked with. Included in the profiles are biographies, bibliographies, critical reviews, and information about awards.

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Moggach Deborah Credit Urszula Soltys

Deborah Moggach was born in 1948 and studied English at Bristol University. She undertook a variety ...

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Susan Moody was born and brought up in Oxford. Her first crime novel, Penny Black, was published in ...

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Alison Moore  was born in Manchester in 1971, and grew up in Leicestershire. She now lives near Nott...

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Michael Morpurgo Walker Books

Michael Morpurgo is the author of many books for children, five of which have been made into films. ...

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Ewan Morrison c Angela Catlin

Ewan Morrison made his debut as an author with the collection of short stories, The Last Book You Re...

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Blake Morrison was born in Skipton, Yorkshire, in 1950. He was educated at the University of Notting...

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Graham Mort

Graham Mort was born in Lancashire and gained a degree in English from the University of Liverpool. ...

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Professor Andrew Motion was born in London on 26 October 1952, and read English at University Colleg...

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Raman Mundair is a writer and artist. She was born in India and raised in Manchester and Leicester a...

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Tiffany Murray

Tiffany Murray was born in South West Sussex and grew up in Wales. She studied at New York Universit...

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Meja Mwangi was born in Nanyuki, Kenya, in 1948. He was educated at Nanyuki Secondary School, Kenyat...

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Julie Myerson

The novelist Julie Myerson was born in Nottingham in 1960. She read English at Bristol University an...

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Phyllis Nagy

Playwright, screenwriter and director Phyllis Nagy was born in New York City and has lived in London...

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Beverley Naidoo was born into a white, middle-class family in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1943. S...

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Patrick Neate is a respected novelist, critic, scriptwriter and poet. His work has been published in...

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Anthony Neilson

Scottish playwright Anthony Neilson's plays include Normal, first staged at the Pleasance Theatre in...

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Courttia Newland was born in 1973 to parents of Caribbean heritage. In 1997, he published his first...

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David Nicholls

David Nicholls was born in 1966 and studied English Literature and Drama at the University of Bristo...

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Lawrence Norfolk by Jonathan Ring

Lawrence Norfolk was born in London in 1963. He read English at King’s College, London, graduating i...

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Irish novelist and short-story writer Edna O'Brien was born on 15 December 1930 in Tuamgraney, Count...

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