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Penelope Lively

Penelope Lively was born on March 17, 1933 in Cairo, Egypt as Penelope Margaret. She is a writer, known for Boy Dominic (1974), Shadows (1975) and ABC Weekend Specials (1977). See full bio »

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Boy Dominic
Boy Dominic Writer
Shadows Writer
ABC Weekend Specials


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 1980 The Bells of Astercote (TV Movie) (novel "Astercote")
 1979 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Ghost of Thomas Kempe (1979) ... (novel)
 1976 Shadows (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Time Out of Mind (1976)
 1974 Boy Dominic (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Friends of the Family (1974) ... (writer)
- Sermons and Snuff (1974) ... (writer)
- Fair Game (1974) ... (writer)
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 1992 The London Programme (TV Series)
- The New British Library (1992) ... Herself

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Author of "Next to Nature, Art" See more »

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Dame Penelope Lively

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She was awarded the Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2012 Queen's New Years Honours List for her services to Literature. She is an author. See more »

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