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Patrick Mcgrath - Author


Patrick McGrath is the author of a short story collection, Blood and Water and Other Tales, and six previous novels including Spider, Asylum, Martha Peake and Port Mungo. His most recent book was Ghost Town, a volume of novellas about New York. Spider was made into a film in 2002 by acclaimed director David Cronenberg.

Patrick McGrath lives in London and New York.

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If you like Patrick Mcgrath you might also like to read books by Patrick Mccabe, Claire Messud and Tobias Wolff.

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The Wardrobe Mistress by Patrick Mcgrath
The Wardrobe Mistress
Patrick Mcgrath
McGrath is one of the age's most elegantly accomplished divers into the human psyche. In a small corner of London, the city devasted after the war, Joan Grice is deeply grieving following the death of her husband, Charlie Grice, one...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017
Constance by Patrick Mcgrath
Constance
Patrick Mcgrath
Constance is a young, damaged ice blonde beauty, almost in the mould of Hitchcockian heroines. Sidney is the much older man she marries with a desire to ‘rescue’ her. Surrounding them are Iris, Constance’s carefree sister, their distant father and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2014
Trauma by Patrick Mcgrath
Trauma
Patrick Mcgrath
Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2008.Costa Book Awards 2008 Judges' comment: "A riveting story about what makes us who we are by a truly accomplished novelist."
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2009

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