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Kate Weinberg
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Kate Weinberg

Kate Weinberg Biography

Kate Weinberg was born in London. She studied English at Oxford and creative writing in East Anglia. She has worked as a slush pile reader, a bookshop assistant, a journalist and a ghost writer. The Truants is her first novel.

Kate Weinberg lives in London with her husband, her two children, and a tortoise called Agatha.



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