About this book
Trade paperback. An unsettling story of manipulation and power between a middle-aged man and an 11 year old girl. It won the 2011 Flaherty Dunnan First Novel Prize. '"Lamb" is difficult and beautiful, and though it may not be normal, it feels incredibly real.' "Time Out New York"
'She was coming toward him in a crooked purple tube top and baggy shorts and brassy sandals studded with rhinestones. She carried a huge pink patent-leather purse and was possibly the worst thing he'd seen all day. This ugly kid before Lamb was obviously the brunt of a joke. Stupid. And reckless. Had they any idea who he was?