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Author: Nicola Barker
Publisher: London : Cornerstone Digital, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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*WINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2017*, a story which tells itself and then consumes itself. It's a place where language glows, where words buzz and sparkle and finally implode. It's a novel which twists and writhes with all the terrifying precision of a tiny fish in an Escher lithograph - a book where the mere telling of a story is the end of certainty.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Barker
ISBN: 9781473539303 1473539307
OCLC Number: 1003998526
Awards: Winner of The Goldsmiths Prize 2017 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages)
Responsibility: Nicola Barker.

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*WINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2017*, a story which tells itself and then consumes itself. It's a place where language glows, where words buzz and sparkle and finally implode. It's a novel which twists and writhes with all the terrifying precision of a tiny fish in an Escher lithograph - a book where the mere telling of a story is the end of certainty.

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No book Nicola Barker writes is remotely like a book by anyone else, which is one of the many reasons to celebrate her. Also, no two books by Nicola Barker are doing remotely the same thing, which is Read more...

 
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