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  • Bibliography:
    7 Books
  • First Book:
    December 2002
  • Latest Book:
    September 2021
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Book List in Order: 7 titles

  • Carmel McKisco is wry, volatile and full of longing: a 20-year-old working nights in a dive bar in Manchester, England. Cut off from her family, she forges odd alliances with her customers, daydreams about escaping to Cornwall, her own Elysian Fields...

  • Plucked from the rainy streets of Manchester, award-winning author Gwendoline Riley’s novella and stories explore the diminishing prospects of true love, the daunting face of God, and the aftereffects of too much time at the bar with a devotion she...

  • The eagerly-awaited second novel from the author of the highly praised Cold Water, is a powerful and moving study of urban disaffection, female friendship and the longing for love and redemption....

  • In her third novel, Riley charts the peculiar final reckoning of a highly charged romance, exploring the possibility of human connection as two young people try to reconcile themselves to all of life’s bad endings, and give some meaning to their ma...

  • A raw and engrossing portrait of familial and marital dysfunction by “one of Britain’s most original young writers” (The Observer).Neve is a writer in her mid-thirties married to an older man, Edwyn. For now they are in a place of relative peac...

  • A hostile mother-daughter relationship stands at the center of this astonishing, blackly humorous novel by the acclaimed author of First Love.Helen Grant is a mystery to her daughter. An extrovert with few friends who has sought intimacy in the wrong...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Gwendoline Riley has published 7 books.

Gwendoline Riley does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Opposed Positions, was published in September 2021.

The first book by Gwendoline Riley, Cold Water, was published in December 2002.

No. Gwendoline Riley does not write books in series.