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Nadine Gordimer was born in Gauteng, South Africa on November 20, 1923. She attended the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa for one year. She is a novelist and short-story writer whose major theme is exile and alienation. Her first short story collection, The Soft Voice of the Serpent, was published in 1952 and her first novel, The Lying Days, was published in 1953. Her other short story collections include Jump, Why Haven't You Written: Selected Stories 1950-1972, and Loot. Her other novels include A World of Strangers, A Guest of Honour, Burger's Daughter, July's People, A Sport of Nature, My Son's Story, None to Accompany Me, The Pickup, and Get a Life. She has received numerous awards including the Booker Prize for The Conservationist in 1974, the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991, and the French Legion of Honour in 2007. She died on July 13, 2014 at the age of 90. (Bowker Author Biography) Nadine Gordimer was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1991. (Publisher Provided)
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July's People 1,636 copies, 35 reviews
Burger's Daughter 994 copies, 18 reviews
The Pickup 742 copies, 14 reviews
The Conservationist 727 copies, 23 reviews
My Son's Story 692 copies, 12 reviews
The House Gun 560 copies, 8 reviews
None to Accompany Me 467 copies, 5 reviews
A Sport of Nature 458 copies, 6 reviews
Jump and Other Stories 425 copies, 7 reviews
Telling Tales (Editor) 314 copies, 3 reviews
Get a Life 271 copies, 6 reviews
A Guest of Honour 250 copies, 1 review
A World of Strangers 210 copies, 1 review
No Time Like the Present 200 copies, 8 reviews
Something Out There 197 copies, 1 review
The Late Bourgeois World 193 copies, 3 reviews
The Lying Days 166 copies, 2 reviews
Loot and Other Stories 148 copies, 2 reviews
Occasion for Loving 143 copies, 2 reviews
Six Feet of the Country 128 copies, 2 reviews
Livingstone's Companions 49 copies, 2 reviews
The Soft Voice of the Serpent 42 copies, 1 review
Lifetimes Under Apartheid 31 copies, 1 review
Der Inbegriff des Erfolgs 9 copies, 1 review
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16 noveller 5 copies
Pillage 3 copies
Loot 2 copies
The Pet 1 copy
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Soft Voice 1 copy
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 856 copies, 7 reviews
The Colonizer and the Colonized (Introduction, some editions) 534 copies, 1 review
Granta 92: The View from Africa (Contributor) 167 copies, 5 reviews
Murder & Other Acts of Literature (Contributor) 138 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 28: Birthday: The Anniversary Issue (Contributor) 137 copies, 1 review
African Short Stories (Contributor) 130 copies, 2 reviews
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Granta 22: With Your Tongue Down My Throat (Contributor) 120 copies, 1 review
The Oxford Book of Jewish Stories (Contributor) 118 copies, 2 reviews
Mistresses of the Dark [Anthology] (Contributor) 114 copies, 3 reviews
Granta 44: The Last Place on Earth (Contributor) 113 copies, 1 review
Granta 40: The Womanizer (Contributor) 104 copies, 2 reviews
The Parthenon Marbles: The Case for Reunification (Preface, some editions) 94 copies, 3 reviews
Granta 15: The Fall of Saigon (Contributor) 90 copies, 1 review
Granta 17: While Waiting for a War (Contributor) 72 copies
Stories from The New Yorker, 1950 to 1960 (Contributor) 68 copies, 2 reviews
Women and Fiction: Volume 2 (Contributor) 68 copies
Olive Schreiner (Foreword, some editions) 53 copies, 1 review
The Penguin Book of Southern African Stories (Contributor) 46 copies, 1 review
Granta 6: A Literature for Politics (Contributor) 36 copies
Modern Jewish stories (Contributor) 32 copies
Nobel Writers on Writing (Contributor) 14 copies
The Playboy Book of Short Stories (Contributor) 11 copies
Penguin Modern Stories 4 (Contributor) 7 copies
Ten: A Bloomsbury Tenth Anniversary Anthology (Contributor) 6 copies, 1 review
Enjoying Stories (Contributor) 2 copies
Harper's Magazine 1989 Oct. (Contributor) 1 copy
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