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Justin Cartwright


UK flag (1945 - 2018)

Justin Cartwright was born in South Africa and educated in the US and at Oxford. His novels include Look at It This Way, Interior, Masai Dreaming, In Every Face I Meet, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize, Leading the Cheers, which won the 1998 Whitbread Novel Award, Half in Love and the acclaimed White Lightning, which brought in 2002 his fifth shortlisting for the Whitbread Novel Award. He won other awards including a Commonwealth Writer's prize and the South African M-Net award.


Genres: Thriller
 
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Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (1995) : In Every Face I Meet
Whitbread Prize Best Novel nominee (1995) : In Every Face I Meet
Whitbread Prize Best Novel nominee (2002) : White Lightning
The Richard and Judy Best Read of the Year Best Book nominee (2005) : The Promise of Happiness