Notes on this edition: Lives and Works: Profiles of Leading Novelists, Poets and Playwrights. Edited by Annalena McAfee with portraits by Eamonn McCabe. London: Atlantic Books, 2002. Pp. 246 + . 23.3 x 15.5 cm. ISBN: 1843540797.
The profile of Julian Barnes is written by Nicholas Wroe and is titled “Literature’s Mister Cool” (pp. 21-28). Wroe originally published the profile in The Guardian, 29 July 2000.
Authors included in the book include Seamus Heaney, Harold Pinter, Peter Porter, John Updike, and more.