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Miranda July - Author


Miranda July is a filmmaker, artist and writer. Her collection of short stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You, won the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award and has been published in twenty-three countries. Her writing has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper's and The New Yorker; It Chooses You was her first book of non-fiction. She wrote, directed and starred in The Future and Me and You and Everyone We Know - winner of the Camera d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival and a Special Jury Prize at Sundance. July's participatory art includes the website Learning to Love You More (with artist Harrell Fletcher), Eleven Heavy Things (a sculpture garden created for the 2009 Venice Biennale), New Society (a performance), and Somebody (a messaging app.) Raised in Berkeley, California, July lives in Los Angeles. www.mirandajuly.com Follow @Miranda_July on Twitter

If you like Miranda July you might also like to read books by Jeanette Winterson, Nikki Gemmell and Zoe Heller.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Miranda July

The First Bad Man by Miranda July
The First Bad Man
Miranda July
Shortlisted for the James Tait Black Prize for Fiction 2016. Cheryl (40-ish) works for a small family concern, Open Palm, which produces fitness programmes based on self-defence. She suffers from ‘globus hystericus’ with her throat becoming very tight when under...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2015
The First Bad Man by Miranda July
The First Bad Man
Miranda July
Cheryl (40-ish) works for a small family concern, Open Palm, which produces fitness programmes based on self-defence. She suffers from ‘globus hystericus’ with her throat becoming very tight when under stress. She has a huge crush on Phillip (65) one...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2015
No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July
No One Belongs Here More Than You
Miranda July
Winner of HTE 2007, Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. Often provocative, intriguing and challenging yet with the wonderful ability to offer gentle affection and compassion, this collection of 16 short stories is a thought provoking read. Some of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2015

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