Profile of Alice O'Keeffe

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Alice O'Keeffe is books editor of The Bookseller magazine. 

Alice O'Keeffe's News & Views

24/07/2012

It’s that time again—the Booker longlist is announced on Wednesday (25 July). Arguably the world...

22/07/2011

At Last - Edward St Aubyn
An extraordinarily moving and savagely funny tale about...

Alice O'Keeffe's Reviews

Booker Prize Longlist: The Stranger's Child
Alan Hollinghurst
Posted 27/07/2011

Nominated for the 2011 Booker Prize, The Stranger’s Child is Alan Hollinghurst’s fifth novel, and his first since the acclaimed The Line of Beauty won the 2004 Booker Prize.

Snowdrops
A.D. Miller
Posted 19/08/2011

A D Miller’s masterful debut is a riveting tale set in pre-credit crunch, post-Soviet Moscow in the mid-noughties where the money is flowing and corruption is rife.

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
Rachel Joyce
Posted 14/03/2012

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry is about an elderly man who walks 627 miles to visit a friend, who is dying of cancer.

Flight Behaviour
Barbara Kingsolver
Posted 15/04/2013

Flight Behaviour by Barbara Kingsolver is a powerfully immersive read, set on a failing Appalachian sheep farm in rural Tennessee where young mother Dellarobia Turnbow is growing increasin

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