A Death in the Family: My Struggle Book 1 (Knausgaard)

4.08 avg rating
( 19,002 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780099555162: A Death in the Family: My Struggle Book 1 (Knausgaard)

Death in the Family

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

"A masterpiece... Meticulously detailed, harrowing, oddly beautiful, its depiction of a family’s disintegration is one of the most powerful pieces of writing I’ve read in years" (Observer, Books of the Year)

"The best book I read this year...full of artistic, moral and technical daring" (Guardian, Books of the Year)

"This suburban epic, electrifying in candour and eloquence, feels streets ahead of the comparable Jonathan Franzen" (Independent, Books of the Year)

"Incredibly moving" (Irish Times, Books of the Year)

"A scorchingly honest, unflinchingly frank, hyperreal memoir of the life of one man and his family" (Guardian)

"This first instalment of an epic quest should restore jaded readers to life" (Independent)

"As tense as any thriller yet without a jot of sensationalism" (Metro)

"Readers will be captured by Karl Ove’s narrative intensity" (Times Literary Supplement)

"I think this is one of the best pieces of writing I’ve ever come across." (Farm Lane Books (literary blogger))

Book Description:

A searingly honest, addictive and controversial read from the international sensation and bestseller, Karl Ove Knausgaard.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Karl Ove Knausgaard
Published by Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom (2013)
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Karl Ove Knausgaard writes with exhilarating honesty about his childhood and teenage years, his infatuation with rock music, his relationship with his loving yet almost invisible mother and his distant and unpredictable father, and his bewilderment and grief on his father s death. When Karl Ove becomes a father himself, he must balance the demands of caring for a young family with his determination to write great literature. A Death in the Family is the first of the six books in the My Struggle cycle. In it Knausgaard has created a universal story which is gripping, hugely readable and written as if the author s very life were at stake. Another international sensation from the publishers of HHhH, 1Q84 and Coetzee s Summertime. Bookseller Inventory # AAZ9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Karl Ove Knausgaard
Published by Random House (2013)
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House, 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # F4-9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.80
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Karl Ove Knausgaard, Don Bartlett
Published by Vintage Publishing
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage Publishing. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, A Death in the Family: My Struggle, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Don Bartlett, Karl Ove Knausgaard writes with exhilarating honesty about his childhood and teenage years, his infatuation with rock music, his relationship with his loving yet almost invisible mother and his distant and unpredictable father, and his bewilderment and grief on his father's death. When Karl Ove becomes a father himself, he must balance the demands of caring for a young family with his determination to write great literature. A Death in the Family is the first of the six books in the My Struggle cycle. In it Knausgaard has created a universal story which is gripping, hugely readable and written as if the author's very life were at stake. Another international sensation from the publishers of HHhH, 1Q84 and Coetzee's Summertime. Bookseller Inventory # B9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.75
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Karl Ove Knausgaard
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Quantity Available: 7
Seller
Speedy Hen
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0099555166. Bookseller Inventory # ST0099555166

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Karl Ove Knausgaard
Published by Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom (2013)
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Karl Ove Knausgaard writes with exhilarating honesty about his childhood and teenage years, his infatuation with rock music, his relationship with his loving yet almost invisible mother and his distant and unpredictable father, and his bewilderment and grief on his father s death. When Karl Ove becomes a father himself, he must balance the demands of caring for a young family with his determination to write great literature. A Death in the Family is the first of the six books in the My Struggle cycle. In it Knausgaard has created a universal story which is gripping, hugely readable and written as if the author s very life were at stake. Another international sensation from the publishers of HHhH, 1Q84 and Coetzee s Summertime. Bookseller Inventory # AAZ9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Karl Ove Knausgaard
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800995551620000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Karl Ove Knausgaard (author), Don Bartlett (translator)
Published by Random House 2014-09-04, London (2014)
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House 2014-09-04, London, 2014. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Bartlett Don Knausgaard Karl Ove
Published by Random House
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House. Book Condition: New. pp. 432. Bookseller Inventory # 58010587

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.36
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Karl Ove Knausgaard, Don Bartlett
Published by Vintage 2013-03-07 (2013)
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage 2013-03-07, 2013. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LBR-01155066

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.49
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Knausgaard, Karl Ove
Published by Vintage Books
ISBN 10: 0099555166 ISBN 13: 9780099555162
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage Books. Book Condition: New. 2013. Paperback. First of the six books in the My Struggle cycle, this title is about the author's childhood and teenage years, his infatuation with rock music, his relationship with his loving yet almost invisible mother and his distant and unpredictable father, and his bewilderment and grief on his father's death. Translator(s): Bartlett, Don. Series: Knausgaard. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 132 x 26. Weight in Grams: 366. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780099555162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book