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McBride Adds Women's Prize To Collection
Eimear McBride has added the Bailey's Women's Prize to the accolades for her debut novel A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing. The book has already received the Goldsmiths and Kerry Group prizes and is in contention for the Desmond Elliott prize.
The other shortlisted titles included Audrey Magee's The Undertaking and the latest novels from Donna Tartt and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Paperback · 06 Feb 2014 · €18.50
Desperate to escape the Eastern front, Peter Faber, an ordinary German soldier, marries Katharina Spinell, a woman he has never met; it is a marriage of convenience that promises 'honeymoon' leave for him and a pension for her should he die on the front. With ten days' leave secured, Peter visits his new wife in Berlin...