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D. J. Taylor - Author


D.J. Taylor was born in Norwich in 1960. He is a novelist, critic and acclaimed biographer, whose Orwell: The Life won the Whitbread Biography prize in 2003. His most recent books are Kept: A Victorian Mystery (a Publishers Weekly Book of the Year), Bright Young People: The Rise and Fall of a Generation 1918-1940, and the novels Ask Alice and At the Chime of a City Clock.

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The Windsor Faction by D. J. Taylor
The Windsor Faction
D. J. Taylor
Like Fatherland, The Windsor Faction imagines history ran an alternative course. It opens with the funeral of Wallis Simpson in 1936 and with no Wallis to marry there is no abdication so when Europe is on the brink of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2014
Derby Day by D. J. Taylor
Derby Day
D. J. Taylor
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2011. In this rich and exuberant novel, rife with the idioms of Victorian England, the mysteries pile high, propelling us towards the day of the great race, and we wait with bated breath as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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