Girl, Woman, Other
Joint Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2019Teeming with life and crackling with energy — a love song to modern Britain and black womanhoodGirl, Woman, Other follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories of their families, friends and lovers, across the country and through t...
Dec 14, 2019Post election Saturday night with a book - bliss. And my first recommendation in a long time. The brilliance of ‘Girl, Woman, Other’ tempted me to read @BernardineEvari earlier work. This one is confirming my view that she is one of our most compelling contemporary writers. – source
Jan 19, 2021@rubyornotruby THE BOOK OF V by Anna Solomon. VERY different but very interesting: A BEAUTIFUL CRIME by Christopher Bollen. GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER by Bernardine Evaristo. – source
Dec 08, 2020Enjoyed listening to the audio book of GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER @BernardineEvari especially when Carole chooses her favourite number 1729, the smallest number = sum of two cubes in two different ways 1^3+12^3 and 9^3+10^3 (although I think the narrator said 2 rather than 12 cubed) – source
Jun 11, 2020Three fiction books that have given me a wonderful mental escape: The Dutch House, Ann Patchett Writers & Lovers, Lily King (couldn't put it down) Girl, Women, Other, Bernadine Evaristo Any recommendations? – source