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James Kelman was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1989 with A Disaffection, which also won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction. He went on to win the Booker Prize five years later with How Late it Was, How Late, before being shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize in 2009 and 2011.

If you like James Kelman you might also like to read books by Knut Hamsun, Alasdair Gray and Irvine Welsh.

Featured Books, with extracts, by James Kelman

Dirt Road by James Kelman
Dirt Road
James Kelman
Dirt Road is a major novel exploring the brevity of life, the agonising demands of love and the lure of the open road. It is also a beautiful book about the power of music and all that it can offer....
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2016

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