About this book
In a remote Highland sea port Morvern wakes to find her boyfriend dead on the kitchen floor. What she does next is intriguing, immoral and appalling...Debut novel by a young Scottish writer tipped as the hottest property since Irvine Welsh. "The most original and intensely disturbing novel of the year" "Daily Telegraph".
It is off-season in a remote Highland sea port: 21-year-old Morvern Callar, a low-paid employee in the local supermarket, wakes one morning to find her strange boyfriend has committed suicide and is dead on their kitchen floor. Morvern's laconic reaction is both intriguing and immoral. What she does next is even more appalling.