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Kavenna, Joanna

Overview
Works: 10 works in 72 publications in 6 languages and 2,460 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Satire 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6111.A88, 823.92
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Publications about Joanna Kavenna
Publications by Joanna Kavenna
Most widely held works about Joanna Kavenna
 
Most widely held works by Joanna Kavenna
Inglorious : a novel by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 748 libraries worldwide
A darkly comic novel about a woman on the edge of a nervous breakdown, set against the backdrop of a London awash with faithless lovers, cutthroat strivers, and so-called friends
The birth of love : a novel by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
In Vienna, 1865, a phyisican is ridiculed for his claim that unwashed doctor's hands are the cause of childhood fever. In present day London, a young woman plans for a home birth, unprepared for the trials she is about to endure. Somewhere in 2153, when humans are birthed and raised in breeding farms, a woman is on trial for concealing a pregnancy.--from publisher's description
Come to the edge by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A young woman tells the story of her decision to take a break from suburban life by moving to a shambolic, draughty farmhouse in a scenic country valley. Along with the farmhouse comes a new companion, a widowed survivalist called Cassandra White. Her crazy, utopian dream is to stop rich city-dwellers buying up rural second homes. Others who become involved include a banker - and scores of poor and elderly people with nowhere to go
The ice museum : in search of the lost land of Thule by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Joanna Kavenna has tried to unravel the myth of Thule and to find out just where, if ever, it was. Weaving the history of those who claimed to have found it with her own passion for cold snowy wastes, and erudite observation, Kavenna takes a terrific meandering journey that will delight and inspire. Originally published: London: Viking, 2005
Virginia Woolf : essays on the self by Virginia Woolf( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Derivă by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Romanian and held by 1 library worldwide
Zrození lásky by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Czech and held by 1 library worldwide
The ice museum by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The bird of love by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Dutch and held by 1 library worldwide
Field guide to reality by Joanna Kavenna( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Alternative Names
Joanna Kavenna British writer
Languages
English (62)
German (3)
Spanish (2)
Czech (2)
Romanian (1)
Dutch (1)
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