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Rachel Seiffert - Author


Rachel Seiffert's first novel, The Dark Room, was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and was made into the feature film Lore. She was named as one of Granta's twenty Best of Young British Novelists in 2003, and in 2011 she received the E.M. Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Field Study, a collection of short stories, received an award from PEN International. Her second novel Afterwards was long-listed for the 2007 Orange Prize. Her books have been published in eighteen languages. After living in Glasgow for many years, Rachel Seiffert now lives in London with her family.

If you like Rachel Seiffert you might also like to read books by Philippe Claudel, Ferdinand von Schirach and Yasmina Khadra.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Rachel Seiffert

The Walk Home by Rachel Seiffert
The Walk Home
Rachel Seiffert
Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2015. A sad tale of discontent, of lost souls and the severing of ties. It centres on an Irish family gone to Scotland who initially have ambitions to try to better themselves...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2015
The Walk Home by Rachel Seiffert
The Walk Home
Rachel Seiffert
A sad tale of discontent, of lost souls and the severing of ties. It centres on an Irish family gone to Scotland who initially have ambitions to try to better themselves but life gets in the way. One by one...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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