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Sadie Jones is a novelist and screenwriter who was born and brought up in London. Her first novel, The Outcast ('Riveting', Lionel Shriver; 'Devastatingly good', Daily Mail) was the winner of the Costa First Novel Award. It was also shortlisted for the Orange Prize and was a Richard and Judy Summer Reads Number One bestseller. Sadie adapted The Outcast for BBC Television in 2014. Her second novel, Small Wars, ('Outstanding', The Times; 'One of the best books about the English at war ever', Joel Morris), was published in 2009, and longlisted for the Orange Prize. Her third, in 2010, was The Uninvited Guests. 2009 ('...a shimmering comedy of manners and disturbing commentary on class... a brilliant novel.' Ann Patchett, author of State of Wonder. ‘Delightful, eerie novel ... puts one in mind of Hilary Mantel’s Beyond Black ...’ The Daily Telegraph.) Her most recent novel, published May 2014, is Fallout, ('Intoxicating and immersive.' The Sunday Times; 'Intense.. unflinching', The New York Times), is now out in paperback. Sadie is married to the architect, Tim Boyd, and they live in West London with their two children.

If you like Sadie Jones you might also like to read books by Poppy Adams, Raffaella Barker and Roma Tearne.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Sadie Jones

The Outcast by Sadie Jones
The Outcast
Sadie Jones
An incredibly moving story about a damaged son returning home from prison determined to make a better life for himself. However, some things may be too badly broken to fix. An enticing, emotional and thought provoking novel that will keep...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2015
Fallout by Sadie Jones
Fallout
Sadie Jones
Sadie Jones won the Costa First Novel Award with her wonderful period drama set just post World War II, The Outcast. As you settle down to this you know you are in safe hands. Set in the 70’s theatre world...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/05/2015
Fallout by Sadie Jones
Fallout
Sadie Jones
Sadie Jones won the Costa First Novel Award with her wonderful period drama set just post World War II, The Outcast. As you settle down to this you know you are in safe hands. Set in the 70’s theatre world...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Small Wars by Sadie Jones
Small Wars
Sadie Jones
Longlisted for the prestigious 2010 Orange Prize. October 2009 Good Housekeeping selection. Clara grew up in a house made ‘for Christmases and summers’. Her future husband Hal is fromdistinguished military stock. In the heat and brutality...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/08/2009
The Outcast by Sadie Jones
The Outcast
Sadie Jones
Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2008. Shortlisted for the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction 2008. Costa Book Awards 2008 Judges' comment: "The repressive society of ordinary people is elegantly portrayed in an assured novel of great...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2008
The Outcast by Sadie Jones
The Outcast
Sadie Jones
Shortlisted for the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction 2008. An incredibly moving story about a damaged son returning home from prison determined to make a better life for himself. However, some things may be too badly broken to fix....
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2008

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