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by Padrika Tarrant

  • Author: Padrika Tarrant
  • ISBN: 1844717259
  • ISBN13: 978-1844717255
  • ePub: 1204 kb | FB2: 1351 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Contemporary
  • Publisher: Salt Publishing (April 2, 2010)
  • Pages: 372
  • Rating: 4.9/5
  • Votes: 158
  • Format: mobi doc azw mbr
The Knife Drawer ePub download

The Knife Drawer book. I very strongly suspect that I will enjoy this one even more as re read and look forward to reading another Paprika Tarrant.

The Knife Drawer book. This book is recommended for those who like dark tales, a lot of magical realism, some pretty nifty prose and do not need their endings tied up in a red bow. PS a word to the publishers Salt Publishing.

PADRIKA TARRANT was born in 1974. She won an Arts Council Escalator award in 2005 and has been working more seriously since then. The Knife Drawer is her second full-length book; Broken Things was published by Salt in 2007. Subject to statutory exception and to provisions of relevant collective licensing agreements, no reproduction of any part may take place without the written permission of Salt Publishing.

In The Knife Drawer, dead bodies miraculously vanish as if scraped to nothing by pudding spoons. In The Knife Drawer the steak knives grow so hungry that they scream. Marie's mother has rather lost her wits since she did away with her husband. She could swear they're out to get her; even the house gets messy on purpose, all by itself. Marie's twin is living in a hole in the back-garden, small and round as a cherry pip, waiting to be discovered. When the children murder the rent man, things get a little out of han. iction.

The Knife Drawer by Padrika Tarrant and Publisher Salt. Canadian customers may purchase from our stores in Canada or the US. Canada. Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: 9781844719846, 1844719847. The print version of this textbook is ISBN: 9781844717255, 1844717259.

Shortlisted for The Authors'e(tm) Club Best First Novel Award 2012In the house where Marie lives, the cutlery is running wild 'e?Madness and fairy story creep hand in hand in this darkly comic tale

Shortlisted for The Authors'e(tm) Club Best First Novel Award 2012In the house where Marie lives, the cutlery is running wild 'e?Madness and fairy story creep hand in hand in this darkly comic tale. At the top of a narrow driveway there is a shambling Victorian house full of dust and stairs. Fates of the Animals is her third book, following Broken Things (Salt 2007) and The Knife Drawer (Salt 2011). She read sculpture at Norwich School of Art, where she developed an unhealthy fixation with scissors and the animator Jan Svankmajer. She lives in Norwich with her beautiful daughter and some lovely stuffed animals. She does not entirely trust her cutlery.

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In The Knife Drawer the steak knives grow so hungry that they scream. Tarrant has a rare talent for describing metamorphosis To read this book is to live through something extraordinary. When the children murder the rent man, things get a little out of hand. Tarrant has a rare talent for describing metamorphosis. The power of this bizarre tale is in the telling, couched plausibly within the canons of literary fiction. It is more than a trifle gothic, with a violet tinge of Angela Carter. To read this book is to live through something extraordinary. Other books by Padrika Tarrant. 6 Warwick Court Holborn London WC1R 5DJ.

In the house where Marie lives, the cutlery is running wild ... Madness and fairy-story creep hand in hand in this darkly comic tale, where the mice learn the art of voodoo; where murdered bodies miraculously vanish; where the grandmother is sometimes an owl and where steak-knives grow so hungry that they scream.