A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing Paperback / softback
WINNER OF THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTIONWINNER OF THE DESMOND ELLIOTT PRIZEKERRY GROUP IRISH NOVEL OF THE YEAR AWARDWINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZEEimear McBride's award-winning debut novel tells the story of a young woman's relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumour.
It is a shocking and intimate insight into the thoughts, feelings and chaotic sexuality of a vulnerable and isolated protagonist.
To read A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing is to plunge inside its narrator's head, experiencing her world at first hand.
This isn't always comfortable - but it is always a revelation.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 10/04/2014
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780571317165
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