Louis de Bernières is the author of seven critically acclaimed novels and one collection of short stories. He was selected by Granta magazine as one of the twenty Best of Young British Novelists in 1993. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (1994) was an international bestseller and won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize. A Partisan’s Daughter (2008) was short-listed for the Costa Novel Award. His first collection of poetry, Imagining Alexandria was published on 15th August 2013. And his new novel, THE DUST THAT FALLS FROM DREAMS, was published by Harvill Secker in July 2015.
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