Nicola Barker is the author of a dozen novels, including The Yips (longlisted for the Man Booker Prize), Darkmans (shortlisted for the Booker and the Ondaatje Prize and winner of the Hawthornden Prize), Clear (longlisted for the Booker), and Wide Open (winner of the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award), and three story collections, including Love Your Enemies (winner of the PEN/Macmillan Silver Pen Award). Two of her stories, “Dual Balls” and “Symbiosis,” have been adapted for British television, and the former was shortlisted for a BAFTA. Barker was named on Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists list in 2003, and her work has been translated into over a dozen languages. She lives in London.
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