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The Mars Room

The Mars Room

By Kushner, Rachel

SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018 A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the author of internationally acclaimed The Flamethrowers - a fearless and heartbreaking novel about love, friendship and incarceration. Romy Hall is starting two consecutive life sentences at Stanville Wo...men's Correctional Facility. Her crime? The killing of her stalker. Inside awaits a world where women must hustle and fight for the bare essentials. Outside: the San Francisco of her youth. The Mars Room strip club where she was once a dancer. Her seven-year-old son, Jackson. As Romy forms friendships over liquor brewed in socks and stories shared through sewage pipes her future seems to unfurl in one long, unwavering line - until news from beyond the prison bars forces Romy to try and outrun her destiny. 'Kushner is one of our most outstanding modern writers' STYLIST 'More knowing about prison life [than Orange Is The New Black]... so powerful' NEW YORK TIMES 'Breathtaking' VOGUE
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ISBN 9781448190591
Published 7 Jun 2018
Publisher Random House
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ISBN-13 9781448190591
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Random House
Imprint Vintage Digital
Released 7 Jun 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Not specified
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Author(s) By Kushner, Rachel
Category Award Winning
Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress FICTION / Friendship, FICTION / Literary
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade