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The Restraint of Beasts By Magnus Mills

The Restraint of Beasts
by Magnus Mills

Shortlisted for both the Booker Prize and the Whitbread Award: a modern comic classic from 'A British writer to be treasured' (Independent on Sunday)
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Shortlisted for both the Booker Prize and the Whitbread Award: a modern comic classic from 'A British writer to be treasured' (Independent on Sunday) The news couldn't be worse for Tam, Richie and their new supervisor: Mr McCrindle's fence has gone slack. The three of them are duly dispatched to the McCrindle farm, where they finish off the work, then go to England where, after rain-sodden days bashing in fence posts, they wolf down baked beans in their shared caravan and spend their evenings and cash in the local pub. But then they encounter the Hall Brothers -- butchers, rival fencers and local heroes!

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Sku
GOR001185352
Title
The Restraint of Beasts
Author
Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Paperback
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers
Year published
Number of pages
224
ISBN 10
0006551149
ISBN 13
9780006551140
Prizes
Winner of McKitterick Prize 1999 Short-listed for Whitbread Prize (First Novel) 1998 Short-listed for Booker Prize for Fiction 1998 Short-listed for Whitbread Book Awards: First Novel Category 1998
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