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How the Dead Live By Will Self

How the Dead Live by Will Self

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Summary

A 65-yr-old woman lies dying in a London hospital. As she's in the process of being ferried across to the other world (which turns out to be remarkably like this one), she reflects on her husbands, her children, her entire life.

How the Dead Live Summary

How the Dead Live by Will Self

This is the extraordinary story of a 65-yr-old woman who lies dying in a London hospital. As she's in the process of being ferried across to the other world (which turns out to be remarkably like this one), she reflects on her husbands, her children, her entire life. Brilliant and witty as always, Self has this time written a novel that carries a huge emotional punch in its portrait of a wonderful middle-aged woman - based apparently on his mother. 'He has shown that literature can still be great' - "Evening Standard".

About Will Self

Will Self is the author of a number of books of short stories and two previous novels, My Idea of Fun and Great Apes - all are published by Penguin in paperback. He has three children, and is married to the Independent columnist Deborah Orr. They live in London.

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GOR000419008
9780140268652
0140268650
How the Dead Live by Will Self
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
2001-06-07
416
N/A
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