Hilary Mantel

Hilary Mantel

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Hilary Mantel, DBE, FRSL has won the Booker Prize twice for her books Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. She has also received the Hawthornden Prize, Costa Book of the Year award, Walter Scott prize and David Cohen award. In 2006 she was appointed CBE and in 2014 was appointed DBE. She has served on the Management Committee.