Michèle Roberts

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Michèle Roberts is the author of twelve highly acclaimed novels, including The Looking Glass and Daughters of the House, which won the WHSmith Literary Award and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize, and, most recently, the highly-acclaimed Ignorance, which was longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction, 2013. Her memoir Paper Houses was a BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week. She has also published poetry and short stories, most recently collected in Mud: Stories of Sex and Love. Half-English and half-French, Michèle Roberts lives in London and in the Mayenne, France. She is Emeritus Professor of Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et Lettres. 

Fiction

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THE WALWORTH BEAUTY

2017

Bloomsbury

IGNORANCE

2012

Bloomsbury

Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction, 2013

READER, I MARRIED HIM

2006

Little, Brown

THE MISTRESSCLASS

2002

Little, Brown

THE LOOKING GLASS

2000

Little, Brown

IMPOSSIBLE SAINTS

1998

Echo Press

FLESH & BLOOD

1994

Virago

DAUGHTERS OF THE HOUSE

1992

Virago

Winner of the WHSmith Literary Award and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize.

DURING MOTHER'S ABSENCE

1992

Virago

PSYCHE AND THE HURRICANE

1991

Methuen

IN THE RED KITCHEN

1990

Methuen

THE BOOK OF MRS NOAH

1987

Methuen

THE WILD GIRL

1984

Methuen

THE VISITATION

1978

Women's Press

A PIECE OF THE NIGHT

1978

Women's Press

Non-Fiction

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FOOD, SEX & GOD: ON INSPIRATION AND WRITING

1988

Virago

Essays

Other

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MUD: STORIES OF SEX AND LOVE

2010

Virago

Short Stories

PAPER HOUSES: A MEMOIR OF THE 70s AND BEYOND

2007

Virago

Radio 4 Book of the Week

PLAYING SARDINES

2001

Virago

Short Stories

DURING MOTHER'S ABSENCE

1993

Virago

Short Stories

YOUR SHOES

1991

Short Stories

Poetry

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ALL THE SELVES I WAS

1995

All the Selves I Was

PSYCHE AND THE HURRICANE

1991

Methuen

THE MIRROR OF THE MOTHER

1986

Methuen

TOUCH PAPERS: THREE WOMEN POETS

1982

Allison and Busby

(with Michelene Wandor and Judith Kazantzis)