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Bone People Booker Prize Winner (a Novel)

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ISBN-10: 0140089225

ISBN-13: 9780140089226

Edition: 2000

Authors: Keri Hulme, Keri Hulme

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List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/7/1986
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 5.10" wide x 7.70" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.902
Language: English

Keri Hulme had been writing for several years, little known outside New Zealand feminist and Maori literary circles. Then, during the mid-1980s, she gained international attention for her novel The Bone People. In 1984 she received the Mobil Pegasus Award for Maori Writers and the New Zealand Book of the Year Award for fiction, and, in the following year, the distinguished Booker-McConnel Prize, Britain's highest literary honor. Hulme, who was born in Christchurch, is of Maori descent on her mother's side; her father was an Englishman from Lancashire. Studying for a law degree but not completing it, she worked at various jobs before settling down to write full time. The Bone People (1984)…    

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