Search - List of Books by Emily Perkins

Emily Perkins (born 1970 in Christchurch) is a New Zealand author.

She first won attention in 1996 with her first collection of stories, Not Her Real Name and Other Stories. It was shortlisted for the New Zealand Book Award, won the Best First Book (Fiction) Award and subsequently won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize.

Perkins' other novels are Leave Before You Go (Picador, 1998) and The New Girl (Picador, 2001) and Novel About My Wife (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2008). The New Girl was shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize.

At the 2009 Montana Book Awards, Perkins' 2008 novel Novel About My Wife won the top prize. The book was considered amazing and truthful bu the jury of great literature arts. Perkins said it was one of her best books and was very close to her heart. She told Radio New Zealand National's Morning Report programme that the award means a lot to her.

Perkins is currently employed by both The University of Auckland as a creative writing tutor and AUT University as a lecturer. A longtime resident of London, Perkins now lives in Auckland.
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Total Books: 17
The Forrests
2012 - The Forrests (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781608196777
ISBN-10: 1608196771
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
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Novel About My Wife
2009 - Novel About My Wife (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385662253
ISBN-10: 0385662254
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Novel About My Wife
2009 - Novel About My Wife (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747596509
ISBN-10: 0747596506
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Novel About My Wife
2008 - Novel About My Wife (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781596911666
ISBN-10: 1596911662
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 2

Novel About My Wife
2008 - Novel About My Wife (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385662246
ISBN-10: 0385662246
  • Currently 1/5 Stars.
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Novel About My Wife
2008 - Novel About My Wife (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747584223
ISBN-10: 0747584222
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Leave Before You Go
2000 - Leave Before You Go (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060196615
ISBN-10: 0060196610
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
 3

Das Blau im Auge der Biene
1999 - Das Blau Im Auge Der Biene (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783426610992
ISBN-10: 342661099X
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Leave Before You Go
1998 - Leave Before You Go (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330353076
ISBN-10: 0330353071
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Not Her Real Name
1997 - Not Her Real Name (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385486644
ISBN-10: 0385486642
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 2

Not Her Real Name and Other Stories
1996 - Not Her Real Name and Other Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780330342667
ISBN-10: 0330342665
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Not Her Real Name
Not Her Real Name (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330342087
ISBN-10: 0330342088
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Leave Before You Go
Leave Before You Go (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330353083
ISBN-10: 033035308X
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Leave Before You Go
Leave Before You Go (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330372046
ISBN-10: 0330372041
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The New Girl
The New Girl (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330376013
ISBN-10: 0330376012
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Novel About My Wife
Novel About My Wife [Ulverscroft] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781847826701
ISBN-10: 1847826709
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