We Need to Talk about Kevin

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Product Details

Price
$17.98  $16.54
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Publish Date
Pages
432
Dimensions
5.3 X 8.0 X 1.1 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061124297

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About the Author

Lionel Shriver's fiction includes The Mandibles; Property; the National Book Award finalist So Much for That; the New York Times bestseller The Post-Birthday World; and the international bestseller We Need to Talk About Kevin, adapted for a 2010 film starring Tilda Swinton. Her journalism has appeared in the Guardian, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and many other publications. She's a regular columnist for the Spectator in Britain and Harper's Magazine in the US. She lives in London and Brooklyn, New York.

Reviews

"Shriver handles this material, with its potential for cheap sentiment and soap opera plot, with rare skill and sense."--Newark Star Ledger
"Furiously imagined."--Seattle Times
"An underground feminist hit."--New York Observer
"A slow, magnetic descent into hell that is as fascinating as it is disturbing."--Cleveland Plain Dealer
"Powerful [and] harrowing."--Entertainment Weekly
"Impossible to put down."--Boston Globe
"Ms. Shriver takes a calculated risk . . . but the gamble pays off as she strikes a tone of compelling intimacy."--Wall Street Journal