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Lissa Evans


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After a brief career in medicine, and an even briefer one in stand-up, Lissa Evans became a comedy producer, first in radio and then in television. She co-created Room 101 with Nick Hancock, produced Father Ted and co-produced and directed The Kumars at Number 42. Novels include Spencer’s List and Odd One Out. Lissa Evans lives in north London.
 
Series
Stuart
1. Small Change for Stuart (2011)
     aka Horten's Miraculous Mechanisms
2. Big Change for Stuart (2012)
     aka Horten's Incredible Illusions
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Awards
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing Best Novel nominee (2002) : Spencer's List
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2009) : Their Finest Hour and a Half
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing Best Novel nominee (2009) : Their Finest Hour and a Half
Costa Children's Book Award Best Novel nominee (2011) : Small Change for Stuart
Carnegie Medal Best Book nominee (2012) : Small Change for Stuart
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2015) : Crooked Heart


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At First Light (2017)
Vanessa Lafaye
"I loved this dark yet sunlit story of love and revenge, set against a fascinating backdrop of convergent events."


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