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Giving up the ghost : a memoir

Hilary Mantel (author)

Giving up the ghost : a memoir

Subject
Mantel, Hilary
Title
Giving up the ghost : a memoir
Author
Hilary Mantel
Language
English
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: HarperCollins Publishers, 2009
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9780007354917
CloudLibrary
n93p4r9

About Hilary Mantel

Dame Hilary Mary Mantel, ( man-TEL; née Thompson; born 6 July 1952) is a British writer whose work includes historical fiction, personal memoirs and short stories. Mantel has twice been awarded the Booker Prize, the first time for the 2009 novel Wolf Hall, a fictional account of Thomas Cromwell's rise to power in the court of Henry VIII, and secondly for the 2012 novel Bring Up the Bodies, the second installment of the Cromwell trilogy. Mantel was the fourth person and first woman to receive the award twice, following in the footsteps of J. M. Coetzee, Peter Carey and J. G. Farrell. The third instalment of the trilogy, The Mirror & the Light, was released on 5 March 2020 in the UK and the following July was longlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize.

Early life

Hilary Mary Thompson was born in Glos…Read more on Wikipedia