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Hanif Kureishi - Author


Hanif Kureishi grew up in Kent and studied philosophy at King's College London. His novels include The Buddha of Suburbia, which won the Whitbread Prize for Best First Novel, The Black Album, Intimacy and Something to Tell You. His screenplays include My Beautiful Laundrette, which received an Oscar nomination for Best Screenplay, Sammy and Rosie Get Laid and The Mother.He has also published several collections of short stories. He has been awarded the Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and been translated into thirty six languages.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Hanif Kureishi

The Nothing by Hanif Kureishi
The Nothing
Hanif Kureishi
Written with characteristic black humour and with an acute eye for detail, Kureishi's eagerly awaited novella will have his readers dazzled once again by a brilliant mind at work.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2017
Love + Hate Stories and Essays by Hanif Kureishi
Love + Hate Stories and Essays
Hanif Kureishi
Tells the story of a Pakistani woman who has begun a new life in Paris, an essay about the writing of author's acclaimed film Le Week-End, and an account of Kafka's relationship with his father, readers will find Kureishi also...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/06/2015
The Buddha of Suburbia Faber Modern Classics by Hanif Kureishi
The Buddha of Suburbia Faber Modern Classics
Hanif Kureishi
Kureishi’s classic first novel, first published in 1990 but set in the 70s is an extraordinary picture of growing up as a young Pakistani in Britain. Regardless of your interest in any other aspects of this book, the real reason...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2015
The Last Word by Hanif Kureishi
The Last Word
Hanif Kureishi
March 2015 Book of the Month. As one would expect from such a talented writer, this is an intelligent, amusing and intimate novel. Sometimes when you look forward to something too much,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2015
The Last Word by Hanif Kureishi
The Last Word
Hanif Kureishi
Shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 2014. As one would expect from such a talented writer, this is an intelligent, amusing and intimate novel. Sometimes when you look forward...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2014

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