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Author: Zadie Smith
Publisher: London : Hamish Hamilton, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the story of a city. The north-west corner of a city. Here you'll find guests and hosts, those with power and those without it, people who live somewhere special and others who live nowhere at all. And many people in between. Every city is like this. Cheek-by-jowl living. Separate worlds. And then there are the visitations: the rare times a stranger crosses a threshold without permission or warning, cause a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zadie Smith
ISBN: 9780241144145 0241144140 9780241145555 0241145554 9780241963487 0241963486
OCLC Number: 793687068
Awards: Shortlisted for Ondaatje Prize 2013.
Shortlisted for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013.
Description: 295 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Visitation --
Guest --
Host --
Crossing.
Other Titles: N-W
Responsibility: Zadie Smith.

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A novel about London life. It follows four Londoners - Leah, Natalie, Felix and Nathan - after they've left their childhood council estate, grown up and moved on to different lives. From private  Read more...

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