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Kate Atkinson's first novel, Behind the Scenes at the Museum, won the Whitbread (now Costa) Book of the Year Award. She has been a critically acclaimed, bestselling author ever since, with over one million copies of her books in print in the United States.

She is the author of a collection of short stories, Not the End of the World, and of the novels Human Croquet, Emotionally Weird, Case Histories, One Good Turn, When Will There Be Good News?, and Started Early, Took My Dog. Case Histories, which introduced her readers to Jackson Brodie, former police inspector turned private investigator, was made into a television series starring Jason Isaacs.

Kate Atkinson lives in Edinburgh.

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Life After Life: A Novel
by Kate Atkinson
What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks upon a life that will be, to say the...
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Categories: All Historical Fiction; All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers; Literary Fiction
A God in Ruins: A Novel
by Kate Atkinson
One of the Best Books of 2015-- TIME , NPR, Washington Post , The Chicago Tribune , The Christian Science Monitor , The Seattle Times , The Kansas City Star , Kirkus , Bookpage , Hudson Booksellers, AARP The stunning companion to Kate Atkinson's #1 bestseller Life After Life , "one of the best novels I've read this century...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers; Literary Fiction
Case Histories: A Novel (Jackson Brodie Book 1)
by Kate Atkinson
Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two: A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack. Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making - with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband - until a fit of rage creates a grisly, bloody escape. Thirty...
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Categories: Literary Fiction
Behind the Scenes at the Museum: A Novel
by Kate Atkinson
National Bestseller Winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year Kate Atkinson's dazzling debut novel is a deeply moving story of family heartbreak and happiness. Ruby Lennox begins narrating her life at the moment of conception, and from there takes us on a whirlwind tour of the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of an...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
When Will There Be Good News?: A Novel (Jackson Brodie Book 3)
by Kate Atkinson
On a hot summer day, Joanna Mason's family slowly wanders home along a country lane. A moment later, Joanna's life is changed forever... On a dark night thirty years later, ex-detective Jackson Brodie finds himself on a train that is both crowded and late. Lost in his thoughts, he suddenly hears a shocking sound... At the end of a long...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction
One Good Turn: A Novel (Jackson Brodie Book 2)
by Kate Atkinson
On a beautiful summer day, crowds lined up outside a theater witness a sudden act of extreme road rage: a tap on a fender triggers a nearly homicidal attack. Jackson Brodie, ex-cop, ex-private detective, new millionaire, is among the bystanders.The event thrusts Jackson into the orbit of the wife of an unscrupulous real estate tycoon, a...
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
Human Croquet: A Novel
by Kate Atkinson
A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year Part fairy tale, part mystery, part coming-of-age novel, this novel tells the story of Isobel Fairfax, a girl growing up in Lythe, a typical 1960s British suburb. But Lythe was once the heart of an Elizabethan feudal estate and home to a young English tutor named William...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
Started Early, Took My Dog: A Novel (Jackson Brodie Book 4)
by Kate Atkinson
Tracy Waterhouse leads a quiet, ordered life as a retired police detective-a life that takes a surprising turn when she encounters Kelly Cross, a habitual offender, dragging a young child through town. Both appear miserable and better off without each other-or so decides Tracy, in a snap decision that surprises herself as much as Kelly....
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Categories: All Mystery, Crime & Thrillers
Emotionally Weird: A Novel
by Kate Atkinson
Emotionally Weird is a thoroughly original and hilarious new novel about mothers, daughters, and love, by the author of Behind the Scenes at the Museum On a weather-beaten island off the coast of Scotland, Effie and her mother, Nora, take refuge in the large, mouldering house of their ancestors and tell each other stories. Nora...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction
Not the End of the World
by Kate Atkinson
Arthur is a precocious eight-year-old boy whose mother is a B-list celebrity more concerned with the state of her bank account than with her son's development. Then an enigmatic young nanny named Missy introduces him to a world he never knew existed.
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Categories: Literary Fiction
Abandonment (NHB Modern Plays)
by Kate Atkinson
A play about love, death, identity and evolution, from the best-selling and highly acclaimed novelist. Elizabeth, forty-something, childless, recently separated, just wants to be alone. She's moved into a converted Victorian mansion, alive with history, character, woodworm and rot. But worse than that she's besieged by invaders of the...
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Categories: Drama
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