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Boxer, Beetle
Ned Beauman

Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Jan 20, 2011
Imprint : Sceptre
Page Extent : 272
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780340998410
Price : 499

About the book

This is a novel for people with breeding. Only people with the right genes and the wrong impulses will find its marriage of bold ideas and deplorable characters irresistible. It is a novel that engages the mind while satisfying those that crave the thrill of a chase. There are riots and sex. There is love and murder. There is Darwinism and Fascism, nightclubs, invented languages and the dangerous bravado of youth. And there are lots of beetles. It is clever. It is distinctive. It is entertaining. We hope you are too. Shortlisted for The Guardian First Book Award.Named one of the dozen most promising new writers in Britain by John Mullan.


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Ned Beauman
Ned Beauman was born in 1985 and lives in London. His debut novel, BOXER, BEETLE, won the Writers' Guild Award for Best Fiction Book and the Goldberg Prize for Outstanding debut Fiction, and was short...(+)
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