Susanna Clarke

1959 - Today

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Susanna Mary Clarke (born 1 November 1959) is an English author known for her debut novel Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell (2004), a Hugo Award-winning alternative history. Clarke began Jonathan Strange in 1993 and worked on it during her spare time. For the next decade, she published short stories from the Strange universe, but it was not until 2003 that Bloomsbury bought her manuscript and began work on its publication. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Susanna Clarke has received more than 535,305 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Susanna Clarke is the 5,136th most popular writer (down from 4,480th in 2019), the 4,505th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,874th in 2019) and the 525th most popular British Writer.

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  • 540k

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  • 54.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Susanna Clarke ranks 5,136 out of 5,794Before her are Ralf König, Zoé Valdés, Madhukar, John Betjeman, Charles Wilkins, and Howard Jacobson. After her are Edward Everett Hale, Ma Jian, Anne Fine, Joan D. Vinge, E. Pauline Johnson, and Scott Turow.

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Among people born in 1959, Susanna Clarke ranks 368Before her are Peter Shor, Nirmala Sitharaman, Anne Smith, Clint Howard, Zoé Valdés, and Vladimir Yashchenko. After her are Eben Moglen, Tomomi Inada, Lee Daniels, Ray Gillen, Finola Hughes, and Hiroshi Soejima.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Susanna Clarke ranks 4,505 out of 6,924Before her are John Betjeman (1906), Jonny Buckland (1977), Max Horton (1883), Allan Wells (1952), Charles Wilkins (1749), and Howard Jacobson (1942). After her are George MacKay (1992), Andrea Arnold (1961), Anne Fine (1947), Harry Johnston (1858), Derek Kevan (1935), and Arthur Owen (1915).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Susanna Clarke ranks 525Before her are Andrew Davies (1936), Denise Levertov (1923), Chris Claremont (1950), John Betjeman (1906), Charles Wilkins (1749), and Howard Jacobson (1942). After her are Anne Fine (1947), C. J. Sansom (1952), Compton Mackenzie (1883), David Mitchell (1969), Dan Houser (1974), and Alan Hollinghurst (1954).