The Digested Twenty-first Century

The Digested Twenty-first Century

By: John Crace (author)Hardback

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Description

John Crace's Digested Read first appeared in in February 2000 and has been running ever since. Each week Crace reduces a new book - anything from a Booker Prize winner to a Nigella cookery book is fair game - to 700 words in a parody of the plot, style, dialogue and themes. Or lack of them. The Digested Read has not just become an institution for readers; it is read and enjoyed by publishers and authors too. So long as it is not their book being digested. A few years ago Crace wrote Brideshead Abbreviated, A Digested Read of the 20th Century. This is the 21st Century. So far.

About Author

John Crace is a staff feature writer for the Guardian, where he is best known for the literary pastiche 'Digested Read'. He has also written several books, including Vertigo: One Football Fan's Fear of Success. He lives in south-west London but travels to N17 for every home game.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781780338583
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9781780338583
  • weight: 0
  • ISBN10: 1780338589

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