The Last Hundred Days

by Patrick McGuinness

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The Last Hundred Days Synopsis

The socialist state is in crisis, the shops are empty and old Bucharest vanishes daily under the onslaught of Ceaucescu's demolition gangs. Paranoia is pervasive and secret service men lurk in the shadows.

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The Last Hundred Days Press Reviews

...the sardonic crispness and evocative power of its language distinguishes it from the run of contemporary fiction. Sean O'Brien, TLS

..engrossing debut novel..I defy anyone not to revel in 350-odd pages of it at least Time Out Magazine **** Book of the Month (June 2011) Buzz Magazine

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ISBN: 9781854115416
Publication date: 01/06/2011
Publisher: Seren an imprint of Poetry Wales Press
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781854115416
Publication date: 1st June 2011
Author: Patrick McGuinness
Publisher: Seren an imprint of Poetry Wales Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 356 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Patrick McGuinness

Patrick McGuiness is a professor of French and Comparative Literature at Oxford University and a Fellow of St Anne's College where he has taught since 1998. He lives in North West Wales. Carcanet publishes his poetry and he has won an Eric Gregory Award, the American Poetry Foundation Levinson Prize in 2003 and Poetry Business Prize in 2006.

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