Girl Woman Other Bernardine Evaristo


Joint winner of the Booker Prize 2019!

From the top of the country to the bottom, across more than a century of change and growth and struggle and life, Girl, Woman, Other follows twelve very different characters on an entwined journey of discovery.

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***WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019*** *SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMENS PRIZE FOR FICTION 2020* THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Exceptional. You have to order it right now Stylist This is Britain as youve 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. Theyre 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 . . . Masterful . . . A choral love song to black womanhood in modern Great Britain Elle Ambitious, flowing and all-encompassing, an offbeat narrative thatll leave your mind in an invigorated whirl… [It] unites poetry, social history, womens voices and beyond. Stylist 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 Sparkling, inventive Sunday Times Funny, sad, tender and true, deserves to win awards Red Brims with vitality Financial Times SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE 2019

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