Books Of The Times: ‘skios’ By Michael Frayn

In Michael Frayn’s novel, we are asked to believe that in the age of Google a handsome, charming gadabout could be confused, over and over, with an older, pudgy world-renowned scientist.

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  • Faber & Faber Is Delighted To Announce A Record Year Ending March 2013
    For the Fiction list, Skios by Michael Frayn was a Sunday Times bestseller in hardback ... The Alliance continued to thrive with Short Books enjoying particular success. Faber Factory Powered by Constellation achieved considerable growth to serve 110 ...
    10/3/2013 - 10:48 pm | View Link
  • Wodehouse prize for comic fiction reveals 'exceptionally strong' shortlist
    The quest to be named the UK's funniest author begins today as novels from the likes of Howard Jacobson and Michael Frayn compete for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse prize for comic fiction ... strong" shortlist. Skios, a mistaken identity farce set ...
    04/4/2013 - 3:46 am | View Link
  • Booker Prize: Hilary Mantel and Will Self on shortlist
    But leading writers Michael Frayn for Skios and ... Telegraph Head Of Books Gaby Wood, gave the award to Julian Barnes for his novel The Sense Of An Ending. This year's judging panel is chaired by Sir Peter Stothard, editor of The Times Literary Supplement ...
    09/10/2012 - 11:24 pm | View Link
  • The Guest List: An alternative to the Booker longlist
    The Garden of Evening Mists', by Tan Twan Eng (Myrmidon Books) The second novel by the already Booker-longlisted Tan is set in 1950s Malaya. For more novels named after times of the day ... religion and obsession. 'Skios', by Michael Frayn (Faber & Faber ...
    07/28/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Man Booker Prize Finalists Announced
    “The Garden of Evening Mists” (Myrmidon Books); Michael Frayn, “Skios” (Faber & Faber); Rachel Joyce, “The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry” (Doubleday); Deborah Levy, “Swimming Home” (And Other Stories); Hilary Mantel, “Bring Up the ...
    07/25/2012 - 10:17 am | View Link
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    Pinhead Takes New York City Pinhead, star of Clive Barker's hellraiser horror novel The Scarlet Gospels, is back! And he's taking a bite out of The Big Apple to ...
    04/27/2015 - 2:14 pm | View Website
  • Matchbox Theatre
    Hampstead Theatre is delighted to announce that the cast for Michael Frayn’s latest work Matchbox Theatre will be Esther Coles, Tim Downie, Mark Hadfield, Chris ...
    04/27/2015 - 11:29 am | View Website
  • Democracy
    A review, and links to other information about and reviews of Democracy by Michael Frayn.
    04/27/2015 - 8:30 am | View Website
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    Headlong: A Novel (Bestselling Backlist) [Michael Frayn] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An unlikely con man wagers wife, wealth, and sanity in ...
    04/27/2015 - 7:33 am | View Website
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    04/26/2015 - 7:44 pm | View Website
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