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Louis de Bernieres - Author

Louis de Bernières is the best-selling author of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, which won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, Best Book in 1995. His most recent books are The Dust That Falls From Dreams, Birds Without Wings and A Partisan’s Daughter, a collection of stories, Notwithstanding, and two collections of poetry, Imagining Alexandria and Of Love and Desire. He wrote Red Dog in 2001 and was inspired by the upcoming film about his canine hero to write this prequel.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Louis de Bernieres

Blue Dog by Louis de Bernieres
Blue Dog
Louis de Bernieres
When a family tragedy means Mick is sent to the outback to live with his Granpa, it looks as if he has a lonely life ahead of him. The cattle station is a tough place for a child, where nature...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017
Blue Dog by Louis de Bernieres
Blue Dog
Louis de Bernieres
In this charming prequel to the much-loved Red Dog, Louis de Bernieres tells the moving story of a young boy and his Granpa, and the charismatic and entertaining dog who so many readers hold close to their hearts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/08/2016
Captain Corelli's Mandolin by Louis de Bernieres
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
Louis de Bernieres
‘A true diamond of a novel, glittering with comedy and tragedy’ Daily Mail
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2011
Notwithstanding: Stories from an English Village by Louis de Bernieres
Notwithstanding: Stories from an English Village
Louis de Bernieres
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 3 June 2010. A collection of short stories based on the authors recollections of the village he grew up in. Charming and witty.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/05/2010
A Partisan's Daughter by Louis de Bernieres
A Partisan's Daughter
Louis de Bernieres
Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2008.Costa Book Awards 2008 Judges' comment: "An elegant love story about the lies we tell ourselves and why we have to."
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2008
Birds Without Wings by Louis de Bernieres
Birds Without Wings
Louis de Bernieres
I liked this. I didn’t expect another Captain Corelli’s Mandolin for, after all the hype and fuss, how could he write an equal? So I was pleasantly surprised this ambitious novel was so engrossing and intriguing. I found the world...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2005

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