Rachel Cusk was born in 1967 and is the author of Saving Agnes
, which won the Whitbread First Novel Award; The Temporary; The Country Life
, which won a Somerset Maugham Award; The Lucky Ones
, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel Award; In the Fold
; and Arlington Park
, which has been shortlisted for the 2007 Orange Broadband Prize. Her non-fiction book, A Life's Work
, was published to huge acclaim in 2001. In 2003 she was chosen as one of Granta
's Best of Young British Novelists.
You may read an interview given after the publication of Arlington Park here.