D.J. Taylor is an English author of fiction and non-fiction books. He is a critic, novelist and biographer. David John Taylor attended school in Norwich, and studied Modern History at St. John’s College, Oxford. Some of the biographies he has written include William Makepeace Thackeray and George Orwell. Taylor currently contributes to multiple publications, such as The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian and The Independent. He lives in Norwich, England.

D.J. Taylor made his debut as a published author in 1986 with the novel Great Eastern Land. Below is a list of D.J. Taylor’s books in order of when they were first published:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Great Eastern Land (1986)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Real Life (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
English Settlement (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Trespass (1998)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Comedy Man (2002)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Kept (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ask Alice (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
At the Chime of a City Clock (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Derby Day (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Secondhand Daylight (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Windsor Faction (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

From the Heart (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

After Bathing at Baxter's (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wrote for Luck (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

A Vain Conceit (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
After The War (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Thackeray (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Orwell (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bright Young People (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
On The Corinthian Spirit (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What You Didn't Miss (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Prose Factory (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The New Book of Snobs (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
'Rock and Roll is Life' (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lost Girls (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
On 1984 (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

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D.J. Taylor Synopses: Real Life is a standalone novel by D.J. Taylor. In a remote Eastern village with a bazaar, a brothel and a corrupt police commissioner, David Castel settles down to compile his notebooks. As he writes his musings intertwine with dangerous speculations from the village, and the past and present begin to collide in unexpected ways.

At the Chime of a City of Clock is a standalone novel by D.J. Taylor. The novel is set in 1931 in Bayswater, London. James Ross, an aspiring writer whose stories nobody will buy, is reduced to door-to-door selling. He meets glamorous Suzi, but their relationship turns out to be a source of bafflement: who is her boss, the mysterious Mr. Rasmussen, and why is he so interested in the premises above a jeweller’s shop?

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