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Esther Freud

Esther Freud trained as an actress before writing her first novel Hideous Kinky , published in 1992. Hideous Kinky was shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and made into a film starring Kate Winslet. In 1993 Esther was named a Granta Best of Young British Novelist. She has since written seven other novels, including The Sea House , Love Falls and Lucky Break . She also writes stories, articles and travel pieces for newspapers and magazines, and teaches creative writing at the Faber...See more