Zadie Smith





Zadie Smith

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born
in London Borough of Brent, The United Kingdom
October 27, 1975

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female

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Vladimir Nabokov, E.M. Forster, Charles Dickens, P.G. Wodehouse, Marti ...more


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Zadie Smith (born Sadie Smith October 27, 1975) is an English novelist. To date she has written four novels, and is widely regarded as one of England's most talented young authors; in 2003, she was included on Granta's list of 20 best young authors.

See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zadie_Smith



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NW
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The Autograph Man
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The Embassy of Cambodia: Sh...
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 825 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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Zadie Smith Introduces the ...
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 181 ratings — published 2003 — 4 editions
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Martha and Hanwell (Pocket ...
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 2005
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Moonlit Landscape With Bridge
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2014
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September 2012, Zadie Smith
"The acclaimed author of White Teeth again taps into London's pell-mell rhythm in her new tragi-comic novel, NW, told in the city's multicultural vernacular." ...More

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“The past is always tense, the future perfect.”
Zadie Smith

“You are never stronger...than when you land on the other side of despair.”
Zadie Smith, White Teeth

“She wore her sexuality with an older woman's ease, and not like an awkward purse, never knowing how to hold it, where to hang it, or when to just put it down.”
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