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country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: London School of Economics and Political Science, Durham University
occupation: writer, novelist, screenwriter, historian
award received: Commander of the Order of the British Empire, Booker Prize, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature
Patricia Mary W. Barker, (née Drake; born 8 May 1943) is an English writer and novelist. She has won many awards for her fiction, which centres on themes of memory, trauma, survival and recovery. Her work is described as direct, blunt and plainspoken. In 2012, The Observer named the Regeneration Trilogy as one of "The 10 best historical novels".
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