2007 Nobel Laureate Doris Lessing

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2007 was awarded to Doris Lessing "that epicist of the female experience, who with scepticism, fire and visionary power has subjected a divided civilisation to scrutiny".Doris Lessing was born of British parents in Persia, in 1919, and moved with her family to Southern Rhodesia when she was five years old. She went to England in 1949 and has lived there ever since. She is the author of more than thirty books—novels, stories, reportage, poems, and plays. In 2007, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Alfred and Emily Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060834890
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 20th, 2009

The Golden Notebook: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061582486
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - October 14th, 2008

The Summer Before the Dark Cover Image
ISBN: 9780394710952
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Published: Vintage - March 12th, 1983

The Sweetest Dream: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060937553
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Published: Harper Perennial - December 24th, 2002

On Cats Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061672248
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Published: Harper - October 7th, 2008

The Grass Is Singing: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061673740
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - September 16th, 2008



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