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Room little darker

Author: June Caldwell
Publisher: London : Apollo, 2018. ©2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Room Little Darker' explores the clandestine aspects of modern life through jagged, visceral tales of wanton sex, broken relationships, homelessness and futuristic nightmares. An abusive father haunts his daughter and wife from the confines of a nursing home; a couple with an appetite for kink discover their escapades have led them into something unimaginably grim; an addict makes his way around a city centre  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: June Caldwell
ISBN: 9781788542906 1788542908 9781788542883 1788542886
OCLC Number: 1029755401
Notes: "New Island".
First published by New Island Books in 2017.
Description: 214 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Upcycle: an account of some strange happenings on Botanic Road --
Leitrim flip --
Dubstopia --
Imp of the perverse --
SOMAT --
The Glens of Antrim --
The man who lived in a tree --
Natterbean --
BoyBot™ --
The implant --
Cadaverus moves.
Responsibility: Jane Caldwell.

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Room Little Darker explores the clandestine aspects of modern life through jagged, visceral tales of wanton sex, broken relationships and futuristic nightmares - in stories both hilarious and  Read more...

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'If Dubliners was a realist masterpiece, Room Little Darker is its hyper-realist counterpart, applying Joyce's stated rubric of "scrupulous meanness" to the city's contemporary inhabitants, and a Read more...

 
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