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Barker, Patricia Margaret

Born: 1943 AD
Currently alive, at 72 years of age.
Nationality: English
Categories: Historian, Writers

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.