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The wasp factory

Author: Iain Banks
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two years after I killed Blyth I murdered my young brother Paul, for quite different reasons than I'd disposed of Blyth, and then a year after that I did for my young cousin Esmerelda, more or less on a whim. That's my score to date. Three. I haven't killed anybody for years, and don't intend to ever again. It was just a stage I was going through.' Enter - if you can bear it - the extraordinary private world of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Banks
ISBN: 9780349139180 0349139180 9780349138909 0349138907
OCLC Number: 821694904
Notes: Originally published: London: Macmillan, 1984.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Iain Banks.

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Iain Banks' debut novel, The Wasp Factory, caused a storm of controversy when it was first published in 1984 and became an immediate classic.  Read more...

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Brilliant . . . irresistible . . . compelling * New York Times * Macabre, bizarre and impossible to put down * Financial Times * A brilliant book, barmy and barnacled with the grotesque * New Read more...

 
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