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Anne Enright


Ireland (1962 - )

Anne Enright was born in Dublin, where she now lives and works. She has published one collection of stories, The Portable Virgin, which won the Rooney Prize, and two previous novels, The Wig My Father Wore and What Are You Like? which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award and won the Encore Award.
 
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Anne Enright recommends
Once Upon a Hill
Once Upon a Hill (2008)
Glenn Patterson
"Clear-eyed and compassionate."
Tender
Tender (2009)
Mark Illis
"Mark Illis is a great stylist: eloquent, graceful, quiet. His work has wonderful subtlety and surprising strength."
Not Untrue and Not Unkind
Not Untrue and Not Unkind (2009)
Ed O'Loughlin
"Fantastic writing... the most exciting first novel I have read in many years."

Antigona and Me (2009)
Kate Clanchy
"Not just a heart-stopping story, but one of that is essential of our times."

February (2010)
Lisa Moore
"Moore's work is passionate, gritty, lucid, and beautiful. She has a great gift."

Hand in the Fire (2010)
Hugo Hamilton
"A great international writer. His is the voice of the migrant, the stranger and the traveller in us all."

Solace (2011)
Belinda McKeon
"A story of clear-eyed compassion and quiet intelligence."

The China Factory (2012)
Mary Costello
"Costello's work is true, her problems distinctive and the voice all her own."



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