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British Novelist Stanley Middleton Dies

British author Stanley Middleton has died just short of his 90th birthday.

Middleton began writing at university and in 1958 published A Short Answer.  His novel Holiday won the 1974 Booker Prize.

In 2006 a new edition of Holiday featuring artwork created by Middleton was published and in 2008,  Middleton’s 44th novel, Her Three Wise Men was published.

Posted by on July 28, 2009.

Categories: author, news, UK

One Response

  1. Stanley’s novels have given great pleasure to me over many, many years. I always looked forard to the new one.
    Thank you and May He Rest in Peace.

    by Adrian on Mar 27, 2010 at 9:58 am

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