Faith Fox

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Product Details

Price
$18.00  $16.56
Publisher
Europa Editions
Publish Date
Pages
384
Dimensions
5.3 X 1.2 X 8.2 inches | 1.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781609454210
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About the Author

Jane Gardam's novels include, The Flight of the Maidens, a New York Times Notable Book. She won the prestigious Whitbread Award for The Hollow Land and The Queen of the Tambourine, while God on the Rocks was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Old Filth, was a finalist for the Orange Prize, The Man in the Wooden Hat was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and Last Friends, was a finalist for the Folio Award. She lives in England near the sea.

Reviews

Praise for Faith Fox

"An endearing story. Gardam's feisty characters deliver a tale that crackles with charm and energy."
--Kirkus Review (Starred)

"Hugely funny and deeply moving."
--The Atlantic

"Brilliant on sex, brilliant on bereavement and death, brilliant on god, brilliant on dottiness."
--A.N. Wilson, Evening Standard

"Pure Pleasure."
--Anita Brooker, author of Hotel du Lac

Praise for Jane Gardam

"[Gardam] is a brilliant writer. Her prose sparkles with wit, compassion and humor."
--The Washington Post

"[Gardam] is the best kind of literary escape: serious, mesmerizing, and deeply satisfying."
--Los Angeles Review of Books

"It's hard...not to be charmed by a writer with Gardam's substantial gifts."
--The New York Times Book Review

"Gardam's prose is so economical that no moment she describes is either gratuitous or wasted."
--The New Yorker
Praise for Faith Fox

"Wonderful, sharply observed, deeply funny."
--The Minneapolis Star-Tribune

"[A] cleverly wrought British import... That Gardam is a virtuoso of structure creps up on you until you begin to glimpse the outlines of the multiple subplots coverging with the satisfying click that reminds you that you're in the hands of a master."
--St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"An endearing story. Gardam's feisty characters deliver a tale that crackles with charm and energy."
--Kirkus Review (Starred)

"Hugely funny and deeply moving."
--The Atlantic

"Brilliant on sex, brilliant on bereavement and death, brilliant on god, brilliant on dottiness."
--A.N. Wilson, Evening Standard

"Pure Pleasure."
--Anita Brooker, author of Hotel du Lac

Praise for Jane Gardam

"[Gardam] is a brilliant writer. Her prose sparkles with wit, compassion and humor."
--The Washington Post

"[Gardam] is the best kind of literary escape: serious, mesmerizing, and deeply satisfying."
--Los Angeles Review of Books

"It's hard...not to be charmed by a writer with Gardam's substantial gifts."
--The New York Times Book Review

"Gardam's prose is so economical that no moment she describes is either gratuitous or wasted."
--The New Yorker