Strange Hotel

A Novel
Product Number: EB00782539
Released: Jun 30, 2020
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780374722098
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From Eimear McBride, author of the award-winning A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing, comes the beguiling travelogue of a woman in exile: from her past, her ghosts, and herself. A nameless woman enters a hotel room. She's been here once before. In the years since, the room hasn't changed, but she has. Forever caught between check-in and check-out, she will go on to occupy other hotel rooms. Avignon to Oslo, Auckland to Austin, each as anonymous as the last but bound by rules of her choosing. There, amid the detritus of her travels, the matchbooks, cigarettes, keys and room-service wine, she negotiates with her memories, with the men she sometimes meets, with the clichEs invented to aggravate middle-aged women, with those she has lost or left behind--and with what it might mean to return home. Urgent and immersive, filled with black humour and desire, McBride's Strange Hotel is a novel of enduring emotional force.

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Author(s): Eimear Mcbride
Original Publish Date: May 05, 2020

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Author(s): Eimear Mcbride
Product Number Z100156476
Released: May 05, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
ISBN: #9781250757487

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