I’m not interested in truths, like drawing an accurate picture of the real world. I’m interested in exploring the verities of the human condition. - "What Is This Thing Called Bronze?", interview with Robin Pogrebin, The New York Times ( )
James Crace (born 1 March 1946) is an English writer and novelist. His novels include Quarantine, which was judged Whitbread Novel of 1998, and Harvest, which won the International Dublin Literary Award, the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize.