- Format: Pocket
- Antall sider: 560
- Språk: Engelsk
- Forlag/Utgiver: SD Books
- EAN: 9780140276336
- Utgivelsesår: 2001
- Andre medvirkende: Smith, Zadie
Funny, clever...and a rollicking good read. (Independent). An astonishingly assured debut, funny and serious...I was delighted. (Salman Rushdie). The almost preposterous talent was clear from the first pages. (Julian Barnes, Guardian).
Quirky, sassy and wise...a big, splashy, populous production reminiscent of books by Dickens and Salman Rushdie...demonstrates both an instinctive storytelling talent and a fully fashioned voice that's street-smart and learned, sassy and philosophical all at the same time. (New York Times). Smith writes like an old hand, and, sometimes, like a dream. (New Yorker 'Outstanding...A strikingly clever and funny book with a passion for ideas, for language and for the rich tragic-comedy of life. (Sunday Telegraph).
Do believe the hype. (The Times). Relentlessly funny...idiosyncratic, and deeply felt. (Guardian).
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