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Hilary Mantel

Biography

Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel is the two-time winner of the Man Booker Prize for her best-selling novels, WOLF HALL, and its sequel, BRING UP THE BODIES --- an unprecedented achievement. The Royal Shakespeare Company recently adapted WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES for the stage to colossal critical acclaim and a BBC/Masterpiece six-part adaption of the novels will broadcast in 2015.

The author of 14 books, including A PLACE OF GREATER SAFETY, BEYOND BLACK, and the memoir GIVING UP THE GHOST, she is currently at work on the third installment of the Thomas Cromwell Trilogy.

Hilary Mantel

Books by Hilary Mantel

by Hilary Mantel - Fiction, Short Stories

The latest work from the celebrated author of the historical novels WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES is a collection of 10 stories, Hilary Mantel’s first collection since 2003’s LEARNING TO TALK. Many of these contemporary tales play with the conventions of genre; there’s even a vampire tale. But the title story, about an imagined attempt on the former Prime Minister’s life, will, not surprisingly, get the most attention.

by Hilary Mantel - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Anne Boleyn has failed to give Henry a son, and her sharp intelligence and audacity will alienate his old friends and the noble families of England. When the discarded Katherine dies in exile from the court, Anne stands starkly exposed, the focus of gossip and malice. At a word from Henry, Thomas Cromwell is ready to bring her down.

by Hilary Mantel - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Anne Boleyn has failed to give Henry a son, and her sharp intelligence and audacity will alienate his old friends and the noble families of England. When the discarded Katherine dies in exile from the court, Anne stands starkly exposed, the focus of gossip and malice. At a word from Henry, Thomas Cromwell is ready to bring her down.