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Alice Thompson


Scotland

Alice Thompson was born and brought up in Edinburgh. She read English at Oxford and then toured the world in the pop group, The Woodentops. Her novella, KILLING TIME, was published by Penguin in 1991. In 1995 she completed a PhD on Henry James and became Writer in Residence for Shetland. She is now writer in residence for St Andrew's University.
 
Awards
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction Best Book winner (1996) : Justine