Lionel Shriver

A widely published journalist, Lionel Shriver is the author of 12 novels, including the New York Times bestsellers So Much for That (a finalist for the 2010 National Book Award and the Wellcome Trust Book Prize) and The Post-Birthday World (Entertainment Weekly’s 2007 Book of the Year).  Winner of the 2005 Orange prize, the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin was adapted for a feature film by Lynne Ramsay in 2011.  Her twelfth novel, the Sunday Times bestseller The Mandibles, was published in 2016. Shriver is an award-winning short story writer and her first collection of short stories Property will be published by Borough Press in April 2018. Her work has been translated into 28 languages.

Sarah Lee