A laugh-out-loud love story with big ideas - and squirrelsSHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2016Can squirrels speak? Do snails scream?Will a young couple, newly engaged, make it to their wedding day? Will their dysfunctional families ruin everything? Will they be undone by the advances of a very sexy, very unscrupulous heiress to a pharmaceuticals corporation?Is getting married even a remotely reasonable idea in the twenty-first century?And what in the world is a `Veblen' anyway?`Raw and weird and hilarious' Guardian`A touching, wildly funny and peculiarly elegant look at the travails of love of all kinds' Sunday Express`Elizabeth McKenzie is clearly some sort of genius' Paul Murray`I can't remember a book I enjoyed more' Nina Stibbe`Seriously funny and extraordinarily well written' Jonathan Franzen, Guardian books of the year
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ISBN
9780008160395
Publisert
2016
Utgave
1. utgave
Utgiver
Vendor
Fourth Estate
Vekt
320 gr
Høyde
197 mm
Bredde
129 mm
Dybde
25 mm
Aldersnivå
Voksen
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Heftet
Antall sider
448