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Stuart, Douglas: Shuggie Bain

Winner of the Booker Prize 2020
A heart-wrenchingly moving first novel set in Glasgow during the Thatcher years, &i>Shuggie Bain&/i> tells the story of a boys doomed attempt to save his proud, alcoholic mother from her addiction.Shuggie Bain is an intimate and frighteningly acute exploration of a mother-son relationship and a masterful portrait of alcoholism in Scottish working class life, rendered with old-school lyrical realism . . . I kept being reminded of Joyce's Dubliners.
Trade Paperback
Autor Stuart, Douglas
Verlag Pan macmillan Ltd.
Einband Kartonierter Einband (Kt)
Erscheinungsjahr 2020
Seitenangabe 448 S.
Meldetext innert 1-2 Tage lieferbar
Ausgabekennzeichen Englisch
Masse H23.4 cm x B15.4 cm x D3.8 cm 540 g
Coverlag Picador (Imprint/Brand)
A heart-wrenchingly moving first novel set in Glasgow during the Thatcher years, &i>Shuggie Bain&/i> tells the story of a boys doomed attempt to save his proud, alcoholic mother from her addiction.Shuggie Bain is an intimate and frighteningly acute exploration of a mother-son relationship and a masterful portrait of alcoholism in Scottish working class life, rendered with old-school lyrical realism . . . I kept being reminded of Joyce's Dubliners.
Trade Paperback
Fr. 24.90
Verfügbarkeit: Am Lager
ISBN: 978-1-5290-1928-5
Verfügbarkeit: innert 1-2 Tage lieferbar

Über den Autor Stuart, Douglas

Douglas Stuart was born and raised in Glasgow. After graduating from the Royal College of Art, he moved to New York, where he began a career in design. Shuggie Bain is his debut novel. It has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the Kirkus Prize and the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. It has also been longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction. His short stories have appeared in the New Yorker and his essay on Gender, Anxiety and Class was published by Lit Hub.

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