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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anne michaels

Anne Michaels was born in Ontario, Canada in 1958. She studied at the University of Toronto where sh...

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Kei Miller was born in 1978 and grew up in Kingston, Jamaica. He studied English at the University o...

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After a peripatetic childhood in Glasgow, Paris, London, Invergordon, Bergen and Perth, Denise Mina ...

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anthony minghella

Anthony Minghella was born in 1954 on the Isle of Wight. He studied at the University of Hull, and l...

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Robert Minhinnick

Robert Minhinnick was born in 1952 in Neath, South Wales. He grew up near Bridgend and studied at th...

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Nadifa Mohamed was born in Hargeisa (now in the Republic of Somaliland) in 1981 and moved as a child...

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Marion Molteno grew up in South Africa and left after being involved in student protests against the...

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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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Mihangel Morgan was born in 1955 in Aberdare, South Wales and lectures in 20th-century Welsh literat...

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Esther Morgan was born in Kidderminster and in 1992 worked as a volunteer with the Wordsworth Trust,...

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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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Poet Sinéad Morrissey was born on 24 April 1972 in Portadown, County Armagh, Northern Ireland. She h...

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The poet Helen Mort was born in Sheffield in 1985, and grew up in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. She was ...

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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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Twm Morys was born in 1961 in Oxford, and grew up in Wales. He is a poet and writes for television a...

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Kate Mosse is an author and broadcaster. The Co-Founder of the Women's Prize for Fiction (formerly k...

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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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Paul Muldoon credit Michael Potiker

Paul Muldoon was born in Portadown, County Armagh, in 1951. He read English at Queen's University, B...

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