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A very modern love story. Read i's review here. Alice Jones, Arts Editor. Barry Forshaw, Critic. Her father did not believe in doctors, or schools, so she never had a birth certificate and only learned to read because an older brother taught her.
Books are probably one of the only gifts that always welcome. Most of us want to read more, and the festive period gives us time to do so. Here, we present our guide of the novels to treat your friends and family to this Christmas. Following the success of her accomplished first novel, Conversations with Friends , Sally Rooney published her second book in August entitled Normal People. It received rave reviews for its portrayal of the male psyche and its nuanced approach to romantic relationships.
Christmas is one of the few times in the year where you are afforded some downtime, and what better way to spend the holidays by kicking back with a large glass of egg-nog and a good book? From Christmas themed books to the best novels of to just some good old-fashioned classics, here are the 10 best books you should be reading over the Christmas holidays. An utterly chilling story on the nature of trust and truth has been described as a masterpiece by Zadie Smith and has already been heralded a classic. Not That Bad addresses what it means to be a woman in the modern world and its subject matter of rape, assault and harassment are tackled head-on in this powerful book. Hot political topics are bound to arise this Christmas and Not That Bad will prepare you well for that hard chat with your stuck-in-the-past politically incorrect uncle.
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No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf. Andrew Michael Hurley. Gary Lineker, Danny Baker. Click any of the red links below to be taken straight to the area of Christmas Gifts that interests you. Winner of the Man Booker Prize Unfolding over a single night, Lincoln in the Bardo is written with George Saunders' inimitable humour, pathos and grace. Here he invents an exhilarating new form, and is confirmed as one of the most important and influential writers of his generation.