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What Red Was

by Rosie Price

Audiobooks of the Month Modern and Classic Literary Fiction

What Red Was Synopsis

Random House presents the audiobook edition of What Red Was written by Rosie Price, read by Eleanor Tomlinson.

'I think this is the best debut fiction I've ever read... I'm still in awe of it, I think about it all the time. If you like David Nicholls, Tessa Hadley, Elizabeth Day, Meg Wolitzer, Donna Tartt, then pre-order this book. It's exceptional.' 

-- Pandora Sykes, The High Low (12 Dec 2018)

'Kate Quaile,' he said. 'I like your name.'

Kate frowned. 'How do you know my name?'

Through their four years at university, Kate and Max are inseparable. For him, she breaks her solitude; for her, he leaves his busy circles behind. But loving Max means knowing his family, the wealthy Rippons, all generosity, social ease and quiet repression. Theirs is not Kate's world. At their London home, just after graduation, her life is shattered apart in a bedroom while a party goes on downstairs.

WHAT RED WAS is a startling debut novel. It explores the effects of trauma on mind and body, the tyrannies of memory, the sacrifices involved in staying silent, the courage of a young woman in speaking out. And when Kate does, this question: whose story is it now?

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ISBN: B07NZV8QZX
Publication date: 09/05/2019
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
Format: Audiobook

Book Information

ISBN: B07NZV8QZX
Publication date: 9th May 2019
Author: Rosie Price
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks
Format: Audiobook
Genres: Audiobooks of the Month, Literary Fiction,
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