*WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2015*
Seven gunmen storm Bob Marley's house, machine guns blazing. The reggae superstar survives, but the gunmen are never caught.
From the acclaimed author of The Book of Night Women comes a dazzling display of masterful storytelling exploring this near-mythic event. Spanning three decades and crossing continents, A Brief History of Seven Killings chronicles the lives of a host of unforgettable characters slum kids, one-night stands, drug lords, girlfriends, gunmen, journalists, and even the CIA. Gripping and inventive, ambitious and mesmerising, A Brief History of Seven Killings is one of the most remarkable and extraordinary novels of the twenty-first century.
- Format: EPUB
- Pages: 704 pages
- Publisher: Oneworld Publications
- Publication Date: 16/10/2014
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781780745886
- Paperback / softback from £8.65