No One Belongs Here More Than You

by Miranda July

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No One Belongs Here More Than You Synopsis

The bestselling, critically acclaimed winner of HTE 2007, Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. Blisteringly good. (Guardian). In her remarkable stories of seemingly ordinary people living extraordinary lives, Miranda July reveals how a single moment can change everything. Whether writing about a middle-aged woman's obsession with Prince William or an aging bachelor who has never been in love, the result is startling, tender and sexy by turns. One of the most acclaimed and successful short story collections, No One Belongs Here More Than You confirms Miranda July as a spectacularly original, iconic and important voice today.

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No One Belongs Here More Than You Press Reviews

'There's beauty and tenderness here as well as great wit and, like the best stories, a delicious sense of the unexpected' Metro

 

'Intimate, original and more than a little strange, these are tales about people who are baffled and often overwhelmed by life.' Daily Mail

 

'Blisteringly good' Guardian

 

'July's short fiction is quirky and self-consciously postmodern in style ... The best of her stories adds a depth of emotional truth which can persuade you to believe in her most oddball worlds.' -- Helen Chappell Tribune

 

'Magically oddball ... rarely has such a thing been so entertaining' Time Out

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ISBN: 9781782116295
Publication date: 05/02/2015
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781782116295
Publication date: 5th February 2015
Author: Miranda July
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 224 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction, Shorter Reads,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945), Short stories,

About Miranda July

Miranda July is a filmmaker, artist and writer. Her collection of short stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You, won the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award and has been published in twenty-three countries. Her writing has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper's and The New Yorker; It Chooses You was her first book of non-fiction. She wrote, directed and starred in The Future and Me and You and Everyone We Know - winner of the Camera d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival and a Special Jury Prize at Sundance. July's participatory art includes the website Learning to Love ...

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