Beryl Bainbridge

English novelist

1932   -   2010

genre: novel
country of citizenship: United Kingdom
educated at: Merchant Taylors' Girls' School
occupation: actor, screenwriter, novelist, writer
award received: Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire, James Tait Black Memorial Prize

Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge DBE (21 November 1932 – 2 July 2010) was an English writer from Liverpool. She was primarily known for her works of psychological fiction, often macabre tales set among the English working class. Bainbridge won the Whitbread Awards prize for best novel in 1977 and 1996; she was nominated five times for the Booker Prize. She was described in 2007 as "a national treasure". In 2008, The Times named Bainbridge on their list of "The 10 greatest British writers since 1945".
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works

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The Bottle Factory Outing

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1975

Every Man for Himself

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1996

The Dressmaker

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1973

Master Georgie

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1998

An Awfully Big Adventure

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1989

Harriet Said...

novel by Beryl Bainbridge

author: Beryl Bainbridge

1972

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