Edward Carey


Born
North Walsham, The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre


Edward Carey is a writer and illustrator who was born in North Walsham, Norfolk, England, during an April snowstorm. Like his father and his grandfather, both officers in the Royal Navy, he attended Pangbourne Nautical College, where the closest he came to following his family calling was playing Captain Andy in the school’s production of Showboat. Afterwards he joined the National Youth Theatre and studied drama at Hull University.

He has written plays for the National Theatre of Romania and the Vilnius Small State Theatre, Lithuania. In England his plays and adaptations have been performed at the Young Vic Studio, the Battersea Arts Centre, and the Royal Opera House Studio. He has collaborated on a shadow puppet production of Macbeth in Ma
...more

Edward Carey isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

Essay in The Guardian

I wrote an essay on Madame Tussaud for The Guardian



https://www.theguardian.com/books/201...


The post Essay in The Guardian appeared first on Edward Carey Author.

Read more of this blog post »
2 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on October 18, 2018 11:56
Average rating: 3.88 · 9,082 ratings · 1,525 reviews · 24 distinct worksSimilar authors
Little

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3,810 ratings — published 2018 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Heap House (Iremonger, #1)

3.69 avg rating — 2,044 ratings — published 2013 — 31 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Observatory Mansions

3.93 avg rating — 1,360 ratings — published 2000 — 24 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Foulsham (Iremonger, #2)

3.94 avg rating — 617 ratings — published 2014 — 24 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lungdon (Iremonger, #3)

3.93 avg rating — 413 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Alva & Irva: The Twins Who ...

3.72 avg rating — 283 ratings — published 2003 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Nel ventre della balena

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 7 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Little: A Novel

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Longdra 3. Kitap

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Le château : Les Ferrailleu...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Edward Carey…
Heap House Foulsham Lungdon
(3 books)
by
3.77 avg rating — 3,074 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Though we longed not to be lonely, we also feared the pain it would take us to be brought out of our lonely states. And after that fear, could we be guaranteed that we would never be returned to a state of loneliness again? We could not.”
Edward Carey, Observatory Mansions

“During relaxation we drop our guard. Particularly in conversation. Relaxed conversation leads to openness. And in openness we often reveal what should never be revealed.”
Edward Carey, Observatory Mansions

“What casual monsters we are. What calamities we are capable of.”
Edward Carey, Little
tags: humans

Polls

November 2017 - Fantasy

 
  12 votes, 38.7%

 
  6 votes, 19.4%

Inda by Sherwood Smith, 576p
 
  5 votes, 16.1%

 
  4 votes, 12.9%

 
  3 votes, 9.7%

 
  1 vote, 3.2%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
readers advisory ...: disappearance 24 77 Nov 15, 2011 12:28PM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Fall Challenge 2012: Completed Tasks - DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS IN THIS TOPIC 2321 691 Dec 28, 2012 03:29PM  
The Life of a Boo...: Books you never finished.... 219 494 Aug 20, 2014 01:09PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Edward to Goodreads.