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Jonathan Trigell was born in 1974 and has lived in Hertfordshire, Manchester, Derby and Stone. In 2002 he completed an MA in creative writing at Manchester University.

He has been a TV extra, an outdoor pursuits instructor and a door to door salesman; plus has worked right across the winter sports industry, from mopping floors and washing dishes to journalism and organising major events.

His first novel, Boy A, won the prestigious John Llewellyn Rhys Prize for best work by an author under 35, and also the Waverton Award, for best first novel of 2004.

Jonathan now lives in Chamonix, where he is writing his third novel, Genesis.

If you like Jonathan Trigell you might also like to read books by Wally Lamb, R J Ellory and Lionel Shriver.

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Boy A by Jonathan Trigell
Boy A
Jonathan Trigell
Winner of the Spread the Word : Books to Talk About 2008. The obvious connection here is between the boys who murdered Jamie Bulger and it is a fascinating topic to cover. How does a child reconcile himself to things he's done...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/10/2007

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