When I Was A Child I Read Books (Digital original)

When I Was A Child I Read Books (Digital original)

By: Marilynne Robinson (author)Paperback

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Of Marilynne Robinson, Michael Arditti said that there is 'no contemporary novelist whose work I would rather read' However she is not only a writer of sharp, subtly moving prose, but also a rigorous thinker and incisive essayist. In this luminous new collection she returns to the themes which have preoccupied her bestselling novels: the place literature has in life, the role of faith in modern living, the contradictions inherent in human nature. Clear-eyed and forceful as ever, Robinson demonstrates once again why she is regarded as one of our best-loved writers.

About Author

Marilynne Robinson was born in 1947. Her first novel, Housekeeping (1981) received the PEN/Hemingway award for best first novel as well as being nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. Gilead also won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781844087723
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9781844087723
  • weight: 158
  • ISBN10: 1844087727
  • edition: Digital original

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