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Sandra Newman - Author


Sandra Newman was born in America but also lived in England for 20 years. Her professions have ranged from academia to professional gambling. Her first novel, The Only Good Thing Anyone Has Ever Done, was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award. Her second novel, Cake, was published in 2007, and her memoir, Changeling, in 2010. She co-wrote How NOT to Write a Novel, an irreverent how-to guide. In 2012 she wrote The Western Lit Survival Kit: How to Read the Classics Without Fear. She lives in New York.

If you like Sandra Newman you might also like to read books by Hugh Howey, Justin Cronin and Suzanne Collins.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Sandra Newman

The Country of Ice Cream Star by Sandra Newman
The Country of Ice Cream Star
Sandra Newman
Longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2015. Set in the ruins of a futuristic America, this is about a 15-year old girl, Ice Cream Star. She lives in a world of kids for once anyone becomes twenty they...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2015
The Country of Ice Cream Star by Sandra Newman
The Country of Ice Cream Star
Sandra Newman
Set in the ruins of a futuristic America, this is about a 15-year old girl, Ice Cream Star. She lives in a world of kids for once anyone becomes twenty they get an illness called ‘poises’ and die. Ice Cream...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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