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|Material Type:||Fiction, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Awards:||Orange Prize for Fiction, 2006.|
|Description:||445 pages ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||1: Kipps and Belsey --
2: Anatomy lesson --
3: On beauty and being wrong --
|Responsibility:||by Zadie Smith.|
A death, and an unexpected legacy, force two very different families to examine their deceptions, beliefs, and their very existence. Smith is the author of White Teeth and The Autograph Man.
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On On Beauty
On Beauty was written by Zadie Smith, who is the same age as E.M. Forster when Howard's End [ISBN: 0679406689] was published. This is a nice parallel as she explicitly evokes Forster's novel as a model. I owe this interesting fact to Frank Kermode's review of the book in the London Review of Books...
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