Fiona Mozley

London, The United Kingdom


Fiona Mozley grew up in York and went to King's College, Cambridge, after which she lived in Buenos Aires and London. She is studying for a PhD in medieval history. Elmet is her first novel and it has been shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2017.

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“We all grow into our coffins, Danny. And I saw myself growing into mine.”
Fiona Mozley, Elmet

“It wasn’t all that wonderful, all the time. Those men who would come together so naturally to support one another would go home drunk and beat their wives.” Ewart was caught for a moment. Vivien continued. “There are dreams, Ewart, and there are memories. And there are memories of dreams.”
Fiona Mozley, Elmet

“But if something happens to my body. Well, I am able to put myself in such a position, that it's like it's not really happening. And if it's like it's not really happening that means it's not really happening. Do you see what I mean?”
Fiona Mozley, Elmet


Women's Prize 2018 rest of shortlist plus second chances from long list.

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