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John Lanchester

Biography

John Lanchester

John Lanchester is the author of three novels, including the widely translated THE DEBT TO PLEASURE. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and was awarded the 2008 E.M. Forster Award. He lives in London.

John Lanchester

Books by John Lanchester

by John Lanchester - Fiction

In 2008, Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers are going under, and the residents of Pepys Road, London --- including a banker and his shopaholic wife, an old woman dying of a brain tumor and her graffiti-artist grandson, and a shadowy refugee who works as the meter maid --- are receiving anonymous postcards reading “We Want What You Have.” Who is behind it? What do they want?