About this book
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2008, and now in paperback. This is an involving, epic novel which captures the era of Britain over the last 20 years through the unfolding drama between 2 families living in Sheffield. 'A tremendous book...What a writer he is!' Philip Pullman.
SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2008. An epic chronicle of the last twenty years of British life from the Booker shortlisted and Granta Best of Young British novelist, Philip Hensher.