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Mother Land

Author: Paul Theroux
Publisher: London Hamish Hamilton, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A richly detailed, darkly hilarious novel of a family held together and torn apart by its magnificently narcissistic matriarch.
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Genre/Form: Black humor
Domestic fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Theroux
ISBN: 0241144981 9780241144985 9780241293539 0241293537
OCLC Number: 982533952
Description: 509 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Paul Theroux.

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A richly detailed, darkly hilarious novel of a family held together and torn apart by its magnificently narcissistic matriarch.

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Brilliantly depicts characters in pinpoint prickly prose * Guardian * Funny and wonderfully mean spirited * Saturday Review * The family dynamic has been rendered exceptionally well * Herald * Read more...

 
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