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The room of lost things

Stella Duffy

The room of lost things

by Stella Duffy

  • 208 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Virago in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dry cleaning industry -- England -- London -- Fiction,
  • Brixton (London, England) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStella Duffy.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6054.U415 R66 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313 p. ;
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23681183M
    ISBN 101844082121
    ISBN 109781844082124
    LC Control Number2009415603

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The Room of Lost Things and State of Happiness were both longlisted for the Orange Prize, and she has twice won Stonewall Writer of the Year.

She has twice won the CWA Short Story Dagger. HBO have optioned both of her Theodora novels Stella Duffy grew up in New Zealand and lives and work in London/5(48). Like Hanif Kureishi's laundrette, The Room of Lost Things has an odd couple at its heart: Sutton, odd years a dry cleaner, and his successor, Akeel, a second-generation Pakistani from east Author: Isobel Montgomery.

Although The Room of Lost Things is filled with a number of fascinating characters, no character is quite as intriguing or vividly described as the city of London itself.

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Anthony Peardew is the keeper of lost things. Forty years ago, he carelessly lost a keepsake from his beloved fiancée, Therese. That very same day, she died unexpectedly.

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World of Books USA was founded in " See all. Room is a novel by Irish-Canadian author Emma story is told from the perspective of a five-year-old boy, Jack, who is being held captive in a small room along with his mother.

Donoghue conceived the story after hearing about five-year-old Felix in the Fritzl case, and a court case in which a Pennsylvania woman held her children captive for eight Author: Emma Donoghue.

He always grumbles and says there's no room but there's plenty if he stands up really straight. I can fold up flat too but not quite as flat because of my muscles, from being alive. Door's made of shiny magic metal, he goes beep beep after nine when I'm meant to be switched off in Wardrobe.

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She has also written the five novels of the Saz Martin crime series, eight plays, and over forty short stories, winning the CWA Short Story Dagger and .