Search Results: "Geordie Greig"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"Greig tries hard to avoid judgment, but in this case, mere reporting supplies judgment enough. Of interest to art history students and ardent fans of Freud's work."
The editor of the Mail on Sunday and a veteran art critic explores the outsized talent and Pangaea-sized libido of painter Lucian Freud (1922-2011), grandson of Sigmund. Read full book review >

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NON-FICTION
Released: Dec. 10, 2007

"A lyrical and moving meditation."
Mountaineer, novelist and poet Greig (In Another Light, 2004, etc.) examines life and golf. Read full book review >

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THE CLOUDS ABOVE by Andrew Greig
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 4, 2001

"A fine novel, every bit as good as the one to which it will inevitably be compared: Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient."
An immensely involving depiction of the Battle of Britain on the home front (England, 1940) is the Scots poet and novelist's moving homage to an embattled and courageous generation. Read full book review >

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A GIRL’S GUIDE TO MODERN EUROPEAN PHILOSOPHY by Charlotte Greig
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 12, 2009

"Women's fiction that expects an intellectually adventurous and emotionally honest reader."
A distinctive coming-of-age tale from a talented debut novelist based in the U.K. Read full book review >