Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Fiction and Biography Award Shortlist

This Scottish literature award, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize awards prizes to authors of "works of fiction and biographies...written in English, and first published or co-published in the United Kingdom during the calendar year of the awards". (Website)

As usual, call the library if you wish us to obtain any of these items for you.

Fiction

Strangers by Anita Brookner
The Children’s Book by A.S Byatt
Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Selected Works of T.S Spivet by Reif Larsen
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Biography
Cheever: A Life by Blake Bailey
William Golding: The Man Who Wrote Lord of the Flies by John Carey
Muriel Spark: The Biography by Martin Stannard
A Different Drummer: The Life of Kenneth MacMillan by Jann Parry
The English Opium Eater: A Biography of Thomas De Quincey by Robert Morrison

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