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Nick Harkaway
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Nick Harkaway

Nick Harkaway Biography

Nick Harkaway, son of John le Carré, was born in Cornwall in 1972. He studied philosophy, sociology and politics at Clare College, Cambridge, and then worked in the film industry. He lives in London with his wife and daughter.

Bibliography to Date

Novels
The Gone Away World (2008)
Angelmaker (2012)
Tigerman (2014)

Non fiction The Blind Giant: How Human Connection Will Redeem the Digital Age (2012)

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