Pat Barker

1943 - Today

Pat Barker

Patricia Mary W. Barker, (née Drake; born 8 May 1943) is an English writer and novelist. She has won many awards for her fiction, which centres on themes of memory, trauma, survival and recovery. Her work is described as direct, blunt and plainspoken. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat Barker has received more than 225,774 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 4,391st most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Pat Barker ranks 4,384 out of 4,883Before her are Angie Sage, Jerry Pournelle, Robert B. Sherman, Michael Herr, Ian McDonald, and Máirtín Ó Cadhain. After her are Daniel Pearl, Muthuswami Dikshitar, Lucía Etxebarría, Michael Shermer, Ransom Riggs, and D. B. Weiss.

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Among people born in 1943, Pat Barker ranks 415Before her are Roy Estrada, James Herbert, Erwin Huber, Helen Quinn, Norman Thagard, and Nancy Greene Raine. After her are Manfred Schnelldorfer, Bob Avakian, Max Jean, Steve Miller, Vince Cable, and Janet Evanovich.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Pat Barker ranks 3,686 out of 5,347Before her are Joe Elliott (1959), Anthony Newley (1931), Ian McDonald (1960), Jesse Lingard (1992), Daisy Ridley (1992), and Lionel Tertis (null). After her are Michael Winterbottom (1961), Nathaniel Parker (1962), Mary Rand (1940), Douglas Hurd (1930), Les Ferdinand (1966), and David O'Leary (1958).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Pat Barker ranks 429Before her are Beryl Bainbridge (1932), Chris Claremont (1950), James Herbert (1943), Martin Litchfield West (1937), Angie Sage (1952), and Ian McDonald (1960). After her are Alex Garland (1970), David Mitchell (1969), Henry Vaughan (1621), Thomas Lodge (1558), John Betjeman (1906), and Cressida Cowell (1966).