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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leontia flynn

Leontia Flynn was born in County Down in 1974, and completed a Ph.D. at Queen's University, Belfast....

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Giles Foden was born in Warwickshire in 1967. His family moved to Malawi in 1972 where he was brough...

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Mark Ford was born in 1962 in Nairobi, Kenya. He studied for a BA and a DPhil at the University of O...

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Adam Foulds was born and raised in London. He studied English at St Catherine's College, Oxford, and...

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Fowles John Credit Carolyn Djanodly

John Fowles was born at Leighton-on-Sea, Essex in 1926, where he lived until the outbreak of the Sec...

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Playwright, novelist and translator Michael Frayn was born in London on 8 September 1933. After two ...

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esther freud cEmily Greene

Esther Freud was born in London in 1963, one of the daughters of the painter Lucian Freud. As a youn...

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Annie Freud 1

Annie Freud is a poet, artist, editor and teacher. She was born in 1948 and studied English and Euro...

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Stephen Fry

Comedian, actor and writer Stephen Fry was born in 1957 in London and brought up in Norfolk. He atte...

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Fuller John Credit Paul Stuart web

Poet, novelist and critic John Fuller was born on 1 January 1937 in Ashford, Kent. His father was th...

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Patrick Gale was born on the Isle of Wight in 1962, where his father was prison governor at Camp Hil...

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Carlo Gébler was born in Dublin in 1954 and brought up in London. He studied English at the Universi...

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Kadija George is a literary activist, editor and publisher. Of Sierra Leonean descent, she read West...

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Gibbons is a graphic novels writer and illustrator, born in London in 1949. He broke into British co...

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Valerie Gillies is the author of several poetry collections, including The Ringing Rock (1995), The ...

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Chrissie Gittins was born in Lancashire and lives in Forest Hill in London. She studied at Newcastle...

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Novelist Lesley Glaister was born in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England in 1956. She grew up ...

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Julia Golding was born in 1969 and grew up near Epping Forest. She studied English at Cambridge Univ...

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Poet Rebecca Goss grew up in Suffolk and returned to live in the county in 2013. She lived in Liverp...

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Caroline Graham was born on 17 July 1931 in Warwickshire, England. She was a factory worker for thre...

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