Kate Atkinson was born in York in 1951. She studied English literature at Dundee University. She did a variety of jobs before settling on a career as a writer, producing well-received and quirky novels.
1995 Behind the Scenes at the Museum
1997 Human Croquet
1999 Emotionally Weird
2002 Not the End of the World
2004 Case Histories
2006 One Good Turn
2008 When Will There Be Good News?
2010 Started Early, Took My Dog
2013 Life After Life
2015 A God in Ruins
2019 Big Sky