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Benjamin Wood

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Benjamin Wood was born in 1981 and grew up in north-west England. In 2004, he was awarded a Commonwealth Scholarship to attend the MFA Creative Writing Programme at the University of British Columbia, Canada, where he was also fiction editor of the Canadian literary journal PRISM International. Benjamin is now a lecturer in Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London. The Bellwether Revivals is his first novel.

Genres: Literary Fiction
Costa Book Awards Best First Novel nominee (2012) : The Bellwether Revivals
Dagger Awards Best Book nominee (2019) : A Station on the Path to Somewhere Better