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Publisher Description

Catch up on the literary sensation of the year with Booker Prize-winning Girl, Woman, Other

BRITISH BOOK AWARDS AUTHOR & FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020

THE SUNDAY TIMES 1# BESTSELLER

'The most absorbing book I read all year.' Roxane Gay
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This is Britain as you've never read it.
This is Britain as it has never been told.

From Newcastle to Cornwall, from the birth of the twentieth century to the teens of the twenty-first, Girl, Woman, Other follows a cast of twelve characters on their personal journeys through this country and the last hundred years. They're each looking for something - a shared past, an unexpected future, a place to call home, somewhere to fit in, a lover, a missed mother, a lost father, even just a touch of hope . . .
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'[Bernardine Evaristo] is one of the very best that we have' Nikesh Shukla on Twitter

'A choral love song to black womanhood in modern Great Britain' Elle

'Beautifully interwoven stories of identity, race, womanhood, and the realities of modern Britain. The characters are so vivid, the writing is beautiful and it brims with humanity' Nicola Sturgeon on Twitter

'Bernardine Evaristo can take any story from any time and turn it into something vibrating with life' Ali Smith, author of How to be both

'Exceptional. You have to order it right now' Stylist

'Sparkling, inventive' Sunday Times

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2019
2 May
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
336
Pages
PUBLISHER
Penguin Books Ltd
SELLER
Penguin Books Limited
SIZE
2.9
MB

Customer Reviews

Magnus urban ,

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Loved this book.

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Girl, Woman, Other

I wanted to read this book after it shared the Booker Prize with one of my favourite authors, Margaret Atwood, and it didn’t disappoint. It’s a big story, sweeping across different continents and through different centuries but also focusing in on the minutiae of the lives of the female characters, all of whom are rich and varied, and kept me wanting to know more. I loved Girl, Woman, Other and look forward to reading her previous works.

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