Peter Philip Carey AO (born 7 May 1943) is an Australian novelist, known primarily for being one of only four writers to have won the Booker Prize twice—the others being J. M. Coetzee, J. G. Farrell and Hilary Mantel. Carey won his first Booker Prize in for Oscar and Lucinda, and won for the second time in with True History of the Kelly Gang. In May he was nominated for the Best of the Booker Prize.
[Irish Times] - In Peter Carey's Booker prize-winning novel True History of the Kelly Gang, notionally written principally by Kelly himself, his Irishness is emphasised and we feel that his law-breaking is in large part an act of rebellion reflecting and
[Revista Época] - Antes de Mantel, dois autores haviam sido agraciados duas vezes com o prêmio: o australiano Peter Carey e o sul-africano J.M. Coetzee, vencedor também do Nobel de Literatura. “Você espera 20 anos por um Booker e então dois chegam quase de uma
[Independent Online] - If you have never read Peter Carey before, his latest novel, The Chemistry of Tears, is probably not a perfect introduction to his work. First, rather try Oscar and Lucinda, for which he won his first Booker Prize, or Theft: A Love Story – I also loved
[Knack.be] - Eerder wonnen Peter Carey en J.M. Coetzee de Man Booker Prize al twee maal. De Booker Prize is pond waard en wordt jaarlijks toegekend. De prijs wordt sinds uitgereikt, aan auteurs uit Groot-Brittannië, het Gemenebest en Ierland. (Belga/TV)
by admin British author Howard Jacobson has won the prestigious Booker Prize for his comic novel 'The Finkler Question', beating five others including two-time winner Peter Carey and the bookies' favourite Tom McCarthy. ...
[Metro TV News] menjadi lanjutan buku sebelumnya (sekuel). Pemenang Booker Prize sebelumnya yang pernah dua kali menggondol penghargaan yang sama adalah JM Coetzee dan Peter Carey. Dengan muka berseri-seri, perempuan berambut pirang ini mengatakan
[NRC Handelsblad] in gewichtsklasse – verzameld in een visueel weinig tot de verbeelding sprekend bovenzaaltje van Hunter College, onderdeel van de City University of New York. Ze krijgen hun wekelijkse schrijfcollege van tweevoudig Booker Prize winnaar Peter Carey.
by Catherine @ A Spirited Mind Peter Carey has won the Booker Prize twice (and is short-listed for this year's prize too) and is a master of writing descriptions. As I read his novel Oscar and Lucinda I often paused to exclaim over his clever wording and piercing way ...