Search - List of Books by Lee Langley

Lee Langley was born in Calcutta, India of Scottish parents. She is the author of several novels, including Changes of Address (1987), a largely autobiographical account of her childhood in India, the first in a loose trilogy of novels set in India which was short-listed for the Hawthornden Prize . It was followed by Persistent Rumours (1992), which won the Writers' Guild Award (Best Fiction) and the Commonwealth Writers Prize (Eurasia Region, Best Book), and A House in Pondicherry (1995). Her novel, Distant Music (2001), spans six centuries in a narrative that begins on the Portuguese island of Madeira in the 15th century and ends in London in the year 2000. Her most recent novel, A Conversation on the Quai Voltaire (2006), was set in 18th and 19th century Paris, Italy, Russia and Egypt, and recreated the life of Dominique Vivant Denon, one of the most significant figures in French art history.

She has also written several film scripts and screenplays, including television adaptations of Graham Greene's The Tenth Man; several stories by Rumer Godden, and Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Woman of Substance. She has written on travel and the arts for leading newspapers and magazines.

Lee Langley is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. She lives in Richmond, London. Her next novel, “Butterfly’s Shadow” set in mid-twentieth century America and Japan, takes Puccini’s opera “Madame Butterfly” as a springboard to send the characters into an imagined future.Lee Langley lives in Richmond, London.
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Total Books: 30
Distant Music
2003 - Distant Music (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781571310408
ISBN-10: 1571310401
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance

A House in Pondicherry
2002 - A House in Pondicherry (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099287261
ISBN-10: 0099287269

False Pretences
1999 - False Pretences (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099273158
ISBN-10: 0099273152
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Persistent Rumours
1998 - Persistent Rumours (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781571310149
ISBN-10: 1571310142
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Changes of Address
1997 - Changes of Address (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745188683
ISBN-10: 0745188680

Dying Art
1983 - Dying Art (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780434402649
ISBN-10: 0434402648

From the Broken Tree
1980 - From the Broken Tree (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440126058
ISBN-10: 0440126053
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Sunday Girl
1975 - Sunday Girl (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780552096195
ISBN-10: 0552096199
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Only Person
1974 - Only Person (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780552095198
ISBN-10: 0552095192

Changes of address A novel
Changes of Address a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780002232340
ISBN-10: 0002232340

A Conversation on the Quai Voltaire (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099492924
ISBN-10: 009949292X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Baggage [Acting Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780573110368
ISBN-10: 0573110360

Distant Music A Novel
Distant Music a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780701168360
ISBN-10: 0701168366
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Butterfly's Shadow
Butterfly's Shadow (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780701184681
ISBN-10: 070118468X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Dead Centre
Dead Centre (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709106678
ISBN-10: 070910667X