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Anne Enright - Author


Anne Enright was born in Dublin and now lives and works in County Wicklow. She is the author of a collection of stories, The Portable Virgin, which won the Rooney Prize, and three novels, The Wig My Father Wore, What Are You Like? which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award and won the Encore Award, and The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch.

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The Green Road by Anne Enright
The Green Road
Anne Enright
Shortlisted for the Books Are My Bag Fiction Award 2016. Shortlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2016. Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2015. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015. A darkly glinting novel set on Ireland's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/01/2016
The Green Road by Anne Enright
The Green Road
Anne Enright
Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2015. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015. A darkly glinting novel set on Ireland's Atlantic coast, The Green Road is a story of fracture and family, selfishness and compassion - a book about...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
The Forgotten Waltz by Anne Enright
The Forgotten Waltz
Anne Enright
Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2012. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 9 June 2011. With The Forgotten Waltz Enright turns her attention fully to love - you might even call it romance -...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/03/2012
The Gathering by Anne Enright
The Gathering
Anne Enright
Surprise winner of the Man Booker Prize 2007. A compelling family drama exploring family relationships following a tragic death. Descriptive, unsettling and inventive.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2011
The Forgotten Waltz by Anne Enright
The Forgotten Waltz
Anne Enright
Shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2012. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 9 June 2011. With The Forgotten Waltz Enright turns her attention fully to love - you might even call it romance -...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/04/2011
The Gathering by Anne Enright
The Gathering
Anne Enright
Surprise winner of the Man Booker Prize 2007. A compelling family drama exploring family relationships following a tragic death. Descriptive, unsettling and inventive.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2007
Making Babies by Anne Enright
Making Babies
Anne Enright
I have read, glanced at, flicked through and even enjoyed a lot of baby books but I have never read anything as brilliant as this. In short, lyrical, highly evocative passages she traces her emotions through pregnancy to the terrible...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2005

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