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Marilynne Robinson was born in 1947. Her first novel, Housekeeping (1981) received the PEN/Hemingway award for best first novel as well as being nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.

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Lila by Marilynne Robinson
Lila
Marilynne Robinson
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2015. A morality tale of great depth and charm as the author revisits the town and some of the characters from her previous bestsellers, Gilead and Home. Here we get the backstory of Lila...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2014
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Marilynne Robinson
Winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction 2009 Jack Broughton returns to his family home after twenty years away. The book tackles the subject of family relationships and how they affect our lives in the past, present and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/04/2009
Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
Gilead
Marilynne Robinson
A book with many beautiful moments that flows along mellifluously, full of delightful piety. A must for all Christians and the rest of us miserable sinners too. In a text full of charm, Rev John Ames is writing to his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2006

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