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Will Self

Author of Great Apes

Includes the names: Will Self, Уилл Селф

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William Woodard "Will" Self was born on September 26, 1961. He is a British author, journalist and political commentator. He wrote ten novels, five collections of short fiction, three novellas and five collections of non-fiction writing. His novel Umbrella was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. His subject matter often includes mental illness, illegal drugs and psychiatry. Self is a regular contributor to publications including Playboy, The Guardian, Harpers, The New York Times and the London Review of Books. He also writes a column for New Statesman, and over the years he has been a columnist for The Observer, The Times and the Evening Standard. His columns for Building Design on the built environment, and for the Independent Magazine on the psychology of place brought him to prominence as a thinker concerned with the politics of urbanism. Will Self will deliver the closing address at the 2015 Melbourne Writers Festival (MWF) 2015. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Great Apes 1,105 copies, 15 reviews
How the Dead Live 886 copies, 12 reviews
The Quantity Theory of Insanity 798 copies, 9 reviews
My Idea of Fun 644 copies, 5 reviews
Cock & bull 554 copies, 7 reviews
Dorian 506 copies, 11 reviews
Umbrella 487 copies, 21 reviews
Grey Area 411 copies, 1 review
Junk mail 238 copies, 1 review
The Butt 224 copies, 9 reviews
The Sweet Smell of Psychosis 218 copies, 2 reviews
Dr Mukti and other tales of woe 188 copies, 4 reviews
Scale 129 copies
Feeding Frenzy 126 copies, 1 review
Shark 87 copies, 2 reviews
Phone 57 copies, 1 review
Psycho Too 53 copies
Perfidious man 35 copies
Sore sites 29 copies
Will 20 copies, 4 reviews
No smoking 11 copies, 1 review
Slump 6 copies
We 3 copies, 1 review
Jonas Burgert 2 copies
Lullaby 1 copy
Os Símios 1 copy
Entertainments 1 copy, 1 review
Classifieds 1 copy, 1 review
Self Love 1 copy
Apocalypse 1 copy
A Clockwork Orange (Introduction, some editions) 23,464 copies, 359 reviews
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Introduction, some editions) 22,649 copies, 426 reviews
Notes from Underground (Foreword, some editions) 10,999 copies, 137 reviews
We: A Novel (Introduction, some editions) 7,406 copies, 198 reviews
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Introduction, some editions) 7,034 copies, 104 reviews
The Drowned World (Introduction, some editions) 2,458 copies, 60 reviews
Riddley Walker: Expanded Edition (Introduction, some editions) 1,229 copies, 49 reviews
Riddley Walker (Introduction, some editions) 1,203 copies, 22 reviews
The Colossus of Maroussi (Introduction, some editions) 1,143 copies, 22 reviews
Blue of Noon (Introduction, some editions) 635 copies, 9 reviews
Granta 65: London (Contributor) 210 copies, 1 review
Granta 117: Horror (Contributor) 161 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 43: Best of Young British Novelists 2 (Contributor) 160 copies, 1 review
Granta 107: Summer Reading (Contributor) 94 copies
CYBERSEX (Foreword) 73 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of New Erotica (Contributor) 71 copies
Revelation (Pocket Canon) (Introduction, some editions) 68 copies
Granta 129: Fate (Contributor) 52 copies
2033: Future of Misbehavior (Contributor) 46 copies, 2 reviews
The Complete Uncle (Contributor, some editions) 27 copies, 1 review
La Bible (Preface) 24 copies, 1 review
The Best British Short Stories 2012 (Contributor) 13 copies
Ten: A Bloomsbury Tenth Anniversary Anthology (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
Red: The Waterstones Anthology (Contributor) 4 copies
The Analog Sea Review: Number Two (Contributor) 4 copies

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