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Emily St John Mandel

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Occupation  Author
Spouse  Kevin Mandel
Language  English
Name  Emily John
Nationality  Canadian
Role  Novelist

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Alma mater  School of Toronto Dance Theatre
Nominations  National Book Award for Fiction, Goodreads Choice Awards Best Fiction
Books  Station Eleven, Last Night in Montreal, The Lola Quartet, The Singer's Gun
Similar People  Ernest Cline, Celeste Ng, Phil Klay, Roxane Gay, Andy Weir

Notable awards  Arthur C. Clarke Award

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Emily St. John Mandel (born 1979) is a Canadian novelist.

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Life

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Mandel was born and raised on Denman Island off the west coast of British Columbia, Canada. She left school at 18 to study contemporary dance at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre and lived briefly in Montreal before relocating to New York City.

Novels

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Mandel has published four novels. Her fourth, Station Eleven, is a post-apocalyptic novel set in the near future in a world ravaged by the effects of a virus and follows a troupe of Shakespearian actors who travel from town to town around the Great Lakes region. It was nominated for the National Book Award, the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction and the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, and won the Arthur C. Clarke Award and the Toronto Book Award. A film adaptation of the novel is in development by producer Scott Steindorff.

Other writing

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Mandel wrote an article analysing in detail – using Goodreads' database of books – statistics relating to novels with titles in the "The ___'s Daughter" pattern.

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She wrote a similar, subsequent article analysing in detail – using Goodreads' database of books – statistics relating to novels that included the word "girl" in the title. One of her findings was that the girl is “significantly more likely to end up dead” if the author of the book is male.

Awards

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  • 2015 Winner Arthur C. Clarke Award for Station Eleven
  • 2015 Shortlisted National Book Award for Station Eleven
  • 2015 Nominated PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction for Station Eleven
  • 2015 Nominated Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction for Station Eleven

  • Emily St. John Mandel Emily St John Mandel Bestselling Author Speaker PRH Speakers Bureau

    References

    Emily St. John Mandel Wikipedia


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