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Another Part of the Wood by Beryl Bainbridge
  

Another Part of the Wood

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Synopsis

Another Part of the Wood by Beryl Bainbridge

Penguin Decades bring you the novels that helped shape modern Britain. When they were published, some were bestsellers, some were considered scandalous, and others were simply misunderstood. All represent their time and helped define their generation, while today each is considered a landmark work of storytelling.Joseph decides to take his mistress and son, together with a few friends, to stay in a cabin in deepest Wales for the weekend - with absolutely disastrous results. Beryl Bainbridge's gift for deadpan dialogue and spare narrative, and her darkly comic vision of the world, are all in evidence in this early novel.

About the Author

Beryl Bainbridge

Beryl Bainbridge wrote seventeen novels, two travel books and five plays for stage and television. Shortlisted for the Booker Prize five times, she won literary awards including the Whitbread Prize and Author of the Year at the British Book Awards. She died in July 2010.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st April 2010

Author

Beryl Bainbridge

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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Categories

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780141048307

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