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Carol Birch - Author


Carol Birch is the author of nine previous novels including Scapegallows and Turn Again Home, which was longlisted for the Booker Prize. She has won the Geoffrey Faber Award and the David Higham Award. She lives in Lancashire.

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If you like Carol Birch you might also like to read books by Sheri Holman, Ian McEwan and Martin Davies.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Carol Birch

Jamrach's Menagerie by Carol Birch
Jamrach's Menagerie
Carol Birch
One of our Great Reads you may have missed in 2011. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2011. Shortlisted for the Galaxy UK Author of the Year Award 2011. A Richard and Judy Autumn Read 2011. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2011

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