Nina Bawden

1925 - 2012

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Nina Bawden CBE, FRSL, JP (19 January 1925 – 22 August 2012) was an English novelist and children's writer. She was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1987 and the Lost Man Booker Prize in 2010. She is one of very few who have both served as a Booker judge and made a Booker shortlist as an author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nina Bawden has received more than 101,793 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Nina Bawden is the 5,471st most popular writer (down from 4,585th in 2019), the 5,204th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,053rd in 2019) and the 577th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Nina Bawden ranks 5,471 out of 5,794Before her are Raja Rao, Ben Shapiro, Pat Cadigan, Walter Mosley, Joaquin Miller, and Bethany Hamilton. After her are Khady Sylla, James Merrill, Matthew Weiner, Woeser, Faye Kellerman, and Carlos Salem.

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Among people born in 1925, Nina Bawden ranks 413Before her are Shelley Berman, Cara Williams, Nat Hentoff, Bill Eckersley, Eddie Baily, and John Tower. After her are Maryon Pittman Allen, Bob Hastings, and Dale Bumpers. Among people deceased in 2012, Nina Bawden ranks 414Before her are Dolphy, Anthony Bevilacqua, Miguel Calero, Kenny Rollins, Elizabeth Catlett, and Thomas Kinkade. After her are Dave Sexton, Johnny Lewis, Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Miki Roqué, Dubravko Pavličić, and John Ingle.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nina Bawden ranks 5,204 out of 6,924Before her are Helen Baxendale (1970), Stan Cullis (1916), Jasmine Thompson (2000), Fiona May (1969), Julian Marley (1975), and Lucy Punch (1977). After her are Paul Hunter (1978), Cameron Borthwick-Jackson (1997), Jim Crawford (1948), Shaun Evans (1980), Dan Wheldon (1978), and Stan Anderson (1933).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Nina Bawden ranks 577Before her are Alfred Austin (1835), Sebastian Faulks (1953), Cressida Cowell (1966), P. H. Newby (1918), Carol Ann Duffy (1955), and Sophie Hannah (1971). After her are Tom Rob Smith (1979), Russell T Davies (1963), Anna Burns (1962), Charley Boorman (1966), Hugh MacDiarmid (1892), and Edwin Morgan (1920).