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number9dream

number9dream

Author: David Mitchell
$19.99(AUD)  inc GST
Description

As Eiji Miyake's twentieth birthday nears, he sets out for the seething metropolis of Tokyo to find the father he has never met. There, he begins a thrilling, whirlwind journey where dreams, memories and reality collide then diverge as Eiji is caught up in a feverish succession of encounters by turn bizarre, hilarious and shockingly dangerous. But until Eiji has fallen in love and exorcised his childhood demons, the belonging he craves will remain, tantalizingly, just beyond his grasp...

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Shortlisted for the Booker and the James Tait Black Memorial Prizes

Awards

Shortlisted for Booker Prize for Fiction 2001.

Author description

David Mitchell's first novel, GHOSTWRITTEN, won the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award. NUMBER9DREAM, his second, was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. In 2003 he was selected as one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists and his third novel, CLOUD ATLAS, was shortlisted for 6 awards including the Man Booker Prize and won the British Book Awards Best Literary Fiction and the South Bank Show Literature Prize. He lives in Ireland with his wife and daughter.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780340747971
  • : Hodder Stoughton General Division
  • : Sceptre
  • : March 2002
  • : 199mm X 128mm X 29mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2005
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.914
  • : 823.914
  • : English
  • : English
  • : David Mitchell
  • : David Mitchell
  • : 2
  • : 2
  • : Modern fiction
  • : Paperback
  • : Modern fiction
  • : Paperback
  • : 432
  • : 432