A cowboy receives the sad offer of love in a pinball arcade. An English tourist mimes his own grotesque death. These and other interlinked stories explore the yearning of discontented children, imagined homes and the illusory nature of nationhood and identity. By the author of "Beautiful Mutants".
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Deborah Levy was born in 1959. She studied theatre at Dartington College of Arts; during 1989-1991 she was Fellow in Creative Arts at Trinity College, Cambridge. Her work includes Pax, 'pioneering writing that subverts the structure, style and content of our new drama' (City Limits), and Heresies for the Royal Shakespeare Company. She is the author of a book of poetry, An Amorous Discourse in the Suburbs of Hell, and a collection of short stories, Ophelia and the Great Idea. Of Beautiful Mutants, her first novel, the Observer commented: 'It throbs its way into the imagination like the unguided missile it decries.' Debora Levy lives in London.
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Book Description Vintage. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0099200015I5N00
Book Description Vintage. Book Condition: Good. A sound copy with only light wear. Overall a solid copy at a great price! All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Before placing your order for please contact us for confirmation on the book's binding. Check out our other listings to add to your order for discounted shipping. Bookseller Inventory # BOS-G-1d-00322
Book Description Vintage, 1993. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition. Light to moderate shelf wear, creasing on covers. Binding intact. [J75]. Bookseller Inventory # 100306860
Book Description Vintage, London, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 85 pages. Another impressive novel from Deborarh Levy. Now very scarce in this ediiton. Lightly tanned on edges, otherwise Contents Fine in Fine card covers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 6303