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Emily Perkins

December 30, 2012

A bit off to the side here, but the interview about her book, Novel About my Wife, interested me…

According to BookSellers, “Emily Perkins is an award-winning writer whose books include Not Her Real Name (Picador), which won Best First Fiction, Montana New Zealand Book Awards 1997, and Novel About My Wife(Bloomsbury), which was awarded the Montana Medal for Fiction or Poetry, 2009. In 2006 she held the Buddle Findlay Frank Sargeson Fellowship. She hosts The Good Word for TVNZ 7 and teaches creative writing at the University of Auckland.

Novel About my wifeShe has been a judge on the Orange Prize, the Betty Trask Prize, the Amazon Second Novel Award and the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay. She serves as a literary advisor to the Sargeson Trust and is a frequent speaker at literary festivals and conferences on books and writing.”

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Interview with Emily Perkins about her book, Novel About My Wife 

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