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Inglorious

Joanna Kavenna

Inglorious by Joanna Kavenna is a funny, intelligent first novel about leaving behind a settled life in search of something more fulfilling.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571232611
Date Published
10.04.2008
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Summary

Rosa Lane is a fashionable journalist in her thirties, already the picture of London achievement. Her handsome boyfriend is something in politics and her other friends are confident, prosperous and ambitious. But one afternoon, staring at her computer screen at work, she fails to see the point, walks out of her job – and begins her long fall from modern grace.

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Joanna Kavenna grew up in various parts of Britain, and has also lived in the USA, France, Germany, Scandinavia and the Baltic States. Her first book The Ice Museum was about travelling in the North. Her second book, a novel called Inglorious, won the Orange Prize for New Writing. Kavenna’s writing has appeared in the London Review of Books, the…

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