Buy Used
$1.80
+ $3.99 shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by orchards2010
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Edges rubbed. " Shipped From the UK " Cover image may vary
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Escape Routes for Beginners Paperback – August 2, 2004


See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Paperback, August 2, 2004
$8.95 $1.80

Best Books of the Month
See the Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Editorial Reviews

Review

'Surreal and black but with a sarcastic vein of humour that saves the reader from despair, the tale spans three generations of a highly dysfunctional family living in difficult circumstances and with a whole portfolio of secrets and repressions' CITY TO CITIES 'Inventive and deliciously dark' COSMOPOLITAN, July issue 'At 27, Kira Cochrane is the youngest writer up for the Orange Prize for Fiction. ESCAPE ROUTES FOR BEGINNERS is about a girl living on a prison island where her father works' ELLE --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Born in Essex in 1977, Kira Cochrane studied American Literature at the Universities of Sussex and California before moving to London to work as a journalist. Now based in Brighton, she writes regularly for The Sunday Times. THE NAKED SEASON is 25-year-old Kira's first novel.
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

"Soil" by Julie Kornegay
Drawing on elements of dark comedy and modern dysfunction, Kornegay’s novel is about the gravitational pull of one man’s apocalypse and the hope that maybe he can be reeled in from the brink. See more

Product Details

  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd (August 2, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 074325225X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0743252256
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.1 x 9.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Share your thoughts with other customers