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Sarah Dunant

Autor(a) de The Birth of Venus

17+ Works 13,661 Membros 530 Críticas 32 Favorited

About the Author

She began her career writing mysteries, but with her last book, TRANSGRESSIONS (ReganBooks/HarperCollins), graduated to more ambitious, cutting-edge psychological thrillers. Three of her six books, including TRANSGRESSIONS, have been shortlisted for Britain's prestigious Edgar equivalent, the mostrar mais Golden Dagger award, and her third novel, FATLANDS, won the Silver Dagger. As a journalist and critic she has worked extensively in print, radio and television, where for many years she hosted her own show on BBC2. She has also edited two books of essays. Dunant lives in London with her family. (Publisher Provided) Sarah Dunant was born Linda Dunant in London, England on August 8, 1950. She read history at Newnham College, Cambridge. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked in theatre, radio and television. Her works include The Birth of Venus, In the Company of the Courtesan, Sacred Hearts, Snow Storms in a Hot Climate, Transgressions, Mapping the Edge, and Blood and Beauty. She is also the author of A Hannah Wolfe Crime Novel series. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
Disambiguation Notice:

(eng) Has written two novels with Peter Busby under the pen name of Peter Dunant.

Séries

Obras por Sarah Dunant

The Birth of Venus (2003) 6,291 exemplares
In the Company of the Courtesan (2006) 2,863 exemplares
Sacred Hearts (2009) 1,606 exemplares
Blood & Beauty: The Borgias (2013) 997 exemplares
Mapping the Edge (1999) 587 exemplares
In the Name of the Family (2017) 308 exemplares
Transgressions (1997) 292 exemplares
Birth Marks (1991) 203 exemplares
Fatlands (1993) 157 exemplares
Snow Storms in a Hot Climate (1988) 155 exemplares
Under My Skin (1995) 147 exemplares
The War of the Words: The Political Correctness Debate (1994) — Editor — 25 exemplares
The Age of Anxiety (1996) — Editor — 16 exemplares
BP Portrait Award 2009 (2009) 11 exemplares
LA CORTESANA 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Jamaica Inn (1936) — Introdução, algumas edições3,811 exemplares
The Enchanted April (1922) — Introdução, algumas edições2,807 exemplares
Purposes of Love (1939) — Introdução, algumas edições124 exemplares
Return to Night (1947) — Introdução, algumas edições107 exemplares
North Face (1948) — Introdução, algumas edições65 exemplares
Kind Are Her Answers (1941) — Introdução, algumas edições55 exemplares
Virago Is 40 (2013) — Contribuidor — 30 exemplares

Etiquetado

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome canónico
Dunant, Sarah
Data de nascimento
1950-08-08
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
England
UK
País (no mapa)
England, UK
Local de nascimento
London, England, UK
Locais de residência
London, England, UK
Educação
University of Cambridge (Newnham College, history)
Ocupações
broadcaster
novelist
historical novelist
Organizações
BBC
Prémios e menções honrosas
Walter Scott Prize (2010)
Silver Dagger Award (1993)
Agente
Clare Alexander (Aitken Alexander Associates)
Nota de desambiguação
Has written two novels with Peter Busby under the pen name of Peter Dunant.

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Estatísticas

Obras
17
Also by
7
Membros
13,661
Popularidade
#1,698
Avaliação
½ 3.7
Críticas
530
ISBN
305
Línguas
19
Marcado como favorito
32

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