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Anne Fine - Author


Fly in the Ointment is Anne Fine's seventh novel. Her first was the critically acclaimed The Killjoy, which was runner up for the David Higham Prize for Fiction. Taking the Devil's Advice and Telling Liddy have both been adapted for radio. The Observer referred to her novel In Cold Domain as ‘a glorious tirade against the grind of motherhood’ and the Evening Standard described All Bones and Lies as ‘splendid, clever, cruel and funny ’. Anne Fine’s work has been translated into over thirty languages. She has two grown up daughters and lives in County Durham.

If you like Anne Fine you might also like to read books by Margaret Forster, Anne Tyler and Maggie O'farrell.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Anne Fine

Our Precious Lulu by Anne Fine
Our Precious Lulu
Anne Fine
Anne Fine takes no prisoners, she is very forthright about feelings and relationships, especially women, and that is one reason her writing is so compelling. It reaches your gut. This is a ‘Beauty and the Bitch’ story, although it is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/05/2010
Fly in the Ointment by Anne Fine
Fly in the Ointment
Anne Fine
A perfect gem, a short, sharp tragedy with an unexpected twist. This acclaimed children’s author never disappoints and her adult fiction has an edge that is truly satisfying. I love her. Comparison: Maggie O’Farrell, Kim Edwards,
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/02/2009

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