The Weekenders: Adventures in Calcutta

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In 2001 a group of authors including Andrew O'Hagan, Tony Hawks and Irvine Welsh were given the opportunity to visit Sudan, one of the world's most inaccessible countries. The resulting book: The Weekenders - Travels in the Heart of Africa was an award-winning triumph, combining fiction and non-fiction into a compelling travel narrative that was both entertaining and illuminating. Now the Weekenders are back, joined by some new faces and taking on one of the world's most fascinating and contradictory cities - Calcutta. It is a trip like nothing you've ever seen or heard of before.

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"A satisfyingly sharp and wide-ranging portrait of the steamy metropolis" ( Daily Telegraph)

"An engaging read, both sharp and deep" ( Independent)

"Powerful ... affecting ..." ( TLS)

"Thoroughly enjoyable ... a story for our times" ( Literary Review)

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The world's most adventurous literary gang dive into the heart of the vibrant and exciting city

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