Search - List of Books by James Meek

James Meek (born 1962) is a British writer and journalist. He was born in London and grew up in Dundee, Scotland.

Meek spent several years living in the former Soviet Union in the 1990s and now resides in London. He has published four novels and two short story collections. In 2004 he was named Foreign Correspondent and Amnesty Journalist of The Year. His third novel, The People’s Act of Love (2005), received significant critical acclaim and went on to win the Scottish Arts Council Book of Year Award and the Ondaatje Prize. It has been translated into twenty languages. His fourth novel, We Are Now Beginning Our Descent (2008) won the Prince Maurice prize.

A film version of The People's Act of Love adapted by Johnny Depp is in development.

Meek was on the staff of The Guardian newspaper until 2005 and has reported on subjects including the war in Iraq, the Chechen conflict, the treatment of prisoners in Guantanamo Bay and tax avoidance by wealthy individuals in the UK.

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Total Books: 41
Private Island Why Britain Now Belongs to Someone Else
The Heart Broke In A Novel
2013 - The Heart Broke in a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781250037770
ISBN-10: 1250037778
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Heart Broke in
2013 - Heart Broke In (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780857862921
ISBN-10: 0857862928
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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We Are Now Beginning Our Descent
2009 - We Are Now Beginning Our Descent (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781847671912
ISBN-10: 1847671918
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Iniciamos nuestro descenso
2009 - Iniciamos Nuestro Descenso [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788493662837
ISBN-10: 8493662836
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Drivetime
2008 - Drivetime (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781847670298
ISBN-10: 1847670296
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We Are Now Beginning Our Descent
2008 - We Are Now Beginning Our Descent (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781847671769
ISBN-10: 1847671764
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Die einsamen Schrecken der Liebe
2007 - Die Einsamen Schrecken Der Liebe (Other)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783426634738
ISBN-10: 3426634732
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The People's Act of Love
2006 - The People's Act of Love (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781841958774
ISBN-10: 1841958778
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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The Museum of Doubt
2006 - The Museum of Doubt (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781841958088
ISBN-10: 1841958085
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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People's Act of Love
2006 - People's Act of Love (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780006395164
ISBN-10: 0006395163
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The People's Act of Love
2005 - The People's Act of Love (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781841957302
ISBN-10: 1841957305
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 1.6/5 Stars.
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Climbing Higher -Study Guide
2003 - Climbing Higher -study Guide [Discover Life] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781562128630
ISBN-10: 1562128639
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Rovers Return
1998 - Rovers Return ["Rebel Inc"] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780862418038
ISBN-10: 0862418038
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Children of Albion Rovers
1997 - Children of Albion Rovers (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780862417314
ISBN-10: 0862417317
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Children of Albion Rovers An Anthology of New Scottish Writing
1997 - Children of Albion Rovers an Anthology of New Scottish Writing (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780879517755
ISBN-10: 0879517751
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Land and People of Scotland
The Land and People of Scotland [Portraits of the Nations] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780397323326
ISBN-10: 0397323328
Genre: Children's Books
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McFarlane Boils the Sea
Mcfarlane Boils the Sea [Fiction series] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780748660063
ISBN-10: 0748660062
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Last Orders And Other Stories
Last Orders and Other Stories [Fiction series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780748661275
ISBN-10: 0748661271
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We Are Now Beginning Our Descent
We Are Now Beginning Our Descent (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781841959887
ISBN-10: 184195988X
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Fremdland
Fremdland (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783940813114
ISBN-10: 3940813117
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