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The Lesser Bohemians

Eimear McBride

The second novel from Eimear McBride, author of the Baileys Prize winning novel, A Girl is a Half-formed Thing

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9780571327867
Date Published
30.08.2016
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Summary

LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEY’S WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2017
WINNER OF THE JAMES TAIT BLACK MEMORIAL PRIZE 2017
SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2016
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BORD GAIS IRISH NOVEL OF THE YEAR 2016

SHORTLISTED FOR THE RSL ENCORE AWARD 2017
SHORTLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DUBLIN LITERARY AWARD 2018
LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEY’S WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2017

LONGLISTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DUBLIN LITERARY AWARD

From the writer of one of the most memorable debuts of recent years, a story of first love and redemption.

One night in London an eighteen year old girl, recently arrived from Ireland to study drama, meets an older actor and a tumultuous relationship ensues. Set across the bedsits and squats of mid-nineties north London, The Lesser Bohemians is a story about love and innocence, joy and discovery, the grip of the past and the struggle to be new again.

EimearMcBride

Eimear McBride grew up in the west of Ireland and trained at Drama Centre London. Her first novel A Girl is a Half-formed Thing took nine years to find a publisher and subsequently received a number of awards, including the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year, and the Goldsmiths Prize. Her second novel The…

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