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Barker, Patricia Margaret

Born: 1943 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
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1943 – Born 8th of May in Thornaby-on-Tees.

 

Studied at the London School of Economics and Durham University.

 

1982 – First novel described the lives of working class women; Union Street which won the Fawcett Prize.

 

1982 – Wrote Blow Your House Down.

 

1986 – Baker wrote a novel  "The Century’s Daughter".

 

1989 – Wrote "The Man Who Wasn’t There".

 

1991 – Wrote the Regeneration which was made into a film.

 

1993 – Novel The Eye in the Door that won the Guardian Fiction Prize.

 

1995 – The Ghost Road which won the Booker Prize for Fiction.

 

2003 – Latest novel which published is Double Vision.