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    • A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing

    • By: Eimear McBride
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 145
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 135

    A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing is an unforgettable novel from a major new literary talent. Eimear McBride's award-winning debut novel tells the story of a young woman's relationship with her brother, and the long shadow cast by his childhood brain tumour. It is a shocking and intimate insight into the thoughts, feelings and chaotic sexuality of a vulnerable and isolated protagonist. The author's spellbinding reading illuminates every nuance of the text with feeling and sympathy.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • authentic work.

    • By Mrs on 17-03-16

    Regular price: £16.99

    • The Lesser Bohemians

    • By: Eimear McBride
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride
    • Length: 11 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 92

    One night an 18-year-old Irish girl, recently arrived in London to attend drama school, meets an older man - a well-regarded actor in his own right. While she is naive and thrilled by life in the big city, he is haunted by more than a few demons, and the clamorous relationship that ensues risks undoing them both. A captivating story of passion and innocence, joy and discovery, set against the vibrant atmosphere of 1990s London over the course of a single year, The Lesser Bohemians glows with the eddies and anxieties of growing up.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highly recommended

    • By Rachel B on 10-03-17

    Regular price: £34.99

    • HiBrow: The Folio Prize Fiction Festival

    • By: Eimear McBride, Paul Baggaley, Sergio De La Pava, and others
    • Narrated by: Eimear McBride, Paul Baggaley, Sergio De La Pava, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 44 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The three-day Folio Prize Fiction Festival 2014 brought together some great writers and audiences and gave them a real opportunitey to talk in depth about their work and similar subjects. The festival included interviews and discussions with top writers, novelists, poets, critics and publishers, including Eimear McBride, Paul Baggaley, Sergio De La Pava, Rachel Kushner, Sarah Hall, Pankaj Mishra, Stephanie Merritt, Jane Gardam and Mark Haddon. 

    Regular price: £3.99