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Sadie Jones

UK flag (b.1967)
Sister of Melissa Jones

Sadie Jones was born in London. She grew up in a creative environment: her father is the Jamaican poet and screenwriter Evan Jones, and her mother was an actress. As her friends took up their various university places, Sadie worked in a variety of jobs. After travelling, she settled in London and spent several years as a screenwriter, before writing her first novel, The Outcast. Sadie is married and has two children.

Genres: Literary Fiction
   The Outcast (2008)
   Small Wars (2009)
   The Uninvited Guests (2012)
   Fallout (2014)
   The Snakes (2019)
   Amy and Lan (2022)
Sadie Jones recommends
The Paper Man (2023)
Billy O'Callaghan
"O'Callaghan's writing is so good and true it feels almost magical."
The White Rock (2022)
Anna Hope
"Brilliant. A stunning book of extraordinary, audacious scale."
Monogamy (2020)
Sue Miller
"Sue Miller's writing, while never showy, builds an honest, elegant world around the reader."

More recommendations 

Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2008) : The Outcast
Costa Book Awards Best First Novel winner (2008) : The Outcast
Women's Prize For Fiction Best Novel nominee (2008) : The Outcast
Sainsbury's Popular Fiction Award Best Book nominee (2009) : The Outcast
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2010) : Small Wars

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