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Michèle Roberts


(Michèle Brigitte Roberts)
UK flag (b.1949)

Half-English and half-French, Michèle Roberts was born in 1949. DAUGHTERS OF THE HOUSE (1992) was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and won the WH Smith Literary Award.

Genres: Literary Fiction
 
Anthologies edited
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Non fiction
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Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (1992) : Daughters of the House
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2013) : Ignorance


Michèle Roberts recommends
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The Holy Woman (2001)
Qaisra Shahraz and Qaisra Sharaz
"A dramatic story of family intrigue, religious passions and riproaring romance."
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The Element -inth in Greek (2012)
Alison Fell
"A compelling chase through patterns of desire."

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