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Kate's new novel, Life After Life is available now in paperback, ebook and audio. To celebrate we've set up a Life After Life Pinterest board. Why not take a look.

News & Events

Kate Reveals Details of Her Next Novel

A God in Ruins - to be published in May 2015 - will follow Teddy, the younger brother of Ursula Todd, the protagonist from Life After Life.  More>>


Kate Visits Fox Corner

When Kate visited National Trust property Goddards recently she was struck by the beautiful arts and craft house. More>>

Kate  Opens First World War Exhibition

Sixty years after first visiting Castle Museum as a child, Kate officially opens its First World War exhibition. More>>

Autumn events announced

Check the events page20for further details.

Life After Life wins  Independent Booksellers Book of the Year Award 2014

The award, which coincided with Independent Booksellers Week (28 June - 5 July), was presented to Kate by Marie Moser, owner of The Edinburgh Bookshop. Read more>>

Costa Novel Award 2013 Winner

Huge congratulations to Kate on winning the 2013 Costa Novel Award for Life After Life. The award was presented to Kate at the20Costa Book Awards ceremony in central London on 28th January.

Life After Life, which topped the paperback bestseller lists in the UK and America, has also won the South Bank Sky Arts Award for Literature and the Goodreads award for historical fiction and was20shortlisted for the 2013 Women's Prize for Fiction. 

Kate wins South Bank Sky Arts Award for Literature

Following its recent Costa Novel Award20winning success, Life After Life has picked up another accolade at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards. Kate was presented with the prize for Literature by Lady Antonia Fraser at the ceremony on 27th January. Read more>>


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TV & Media

The South Bank Show

Kate recently appeared in the latest series of The South Bank Show with Melvyn Bragg. The episode is no longer available to view On Demand, but the trailer is available to watch on the Sky Arts website.

Life After Life set for the big Screen
Kate's latest novel has been acquired by production company Lionsgate. Find out more.

Out Now

Life After Life

What if you had the chance to live your life again and again, until you finally got it right?

Kate Atkinson's stunning new novel is available now in paperback. More

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