Winner of the 1992 Booker Prize for Fiction: "Possibly the best novel I've read in the last decade."—David Halberstam
About Barry Unsworth
Barry Unsworth (1930-2012), who won the Booker Prize for Sacred Hunger, was a Booker Prize finalist for Morality Play and was long-listed for the Man Booker Prize for The Ruby in Her Navel.
Books by Barry Unsworth
It was a big day for Cuthbertson's Regional School, and it would go off like a bomb.More
When two men disembark from the same boat in Greece, their lives accidentally and frighteningly intersect.More
“There is something of E. M. Forster in Unsworth’s knowing depiction of a decaying empire.”—The New YorkerMore