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Francis Spufford (born 1964) is an English author. He studied English literature at Cambridge University.
Total Books: 28
Spufford specializes in works of non-fiction. Among his books are I May Be Some Time, The Child That Books Built, and Backroom Boys. His newest book is Red Plenty, published in August of 2010. He has also edited two volumes of polar literature. His first book I May Be Some Time: Ice and the English Imagination won a raft of literary prizes, including the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award, Writers Guild Award for Best Non-Fiction Book of the Year, and the Somerset Maugham Award. He was also nominated for the Aventis Prize for Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin.
Spufford has taught at Anglia Ruskin University and Goldsmiths College. He lives in Cambridge.