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Author: Michel Faber
Publisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate Books, [2008]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A strange woman named Isserley roams the Scottish Highlands in search of juicy, well-muscled hitchhikers in Faber's menacing but unfulfilling debut novel. The opening chapters are suffused with an almost palpable sense of dread: Isserley picks up one hitchhiker after another and engages them in conversation, measuring them against a set of criteria of which the reader, as yet, is unaware. Some of the men are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Faber, Michel.
Under the skin.
Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate Books, [2008]
(OCoLC)562400151
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Faber
ISBN: 9781847673732 1847673732
OCLC Number: 540506969
Awards: Winner of Whitbread First Novel Award 2000 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Michel Faber.

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