The last word: a novel
First Scribner hardcover edition.
The new novel from Hanif Kureishi: an outrageous, clever and very funny story of sex, lies, art and what defines a life.
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|Grouped Work ID||117a119f-6680-c37b-04f2-5c52bd6d863b|
|Grouping Title||last word|
|Grouping Author||kureishi hanif|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-04-30 22:54:37PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-19 00:29:34AM|
|available_at_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
|display_description||"Mamoon Azam is an eminent Indian-born writer who has made a career in England--but now, in his early seventies, his reputation is fading, his book sales are nonexistent, and his flamboyant second wife's expensive habits are bleeding him dry. In an attempt to revitalize his career and reputation, Mamoon's publisher commissions Harry, an ambitious young writer, to pen the famous writer's biography. Honored and slightly intimidated, Harry promises himself that he will present an unbiased look at his literary hero--but Mamoon's publisher is after a more naked truth, a salacious tale of the author's life that will generate headlines"--|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000457799|Book|Books|First Scribner hardcover edition.|English|Scribner,|2015.|294 pages ; 22 cm.|
|subject_facet||Authors -- Fiction, Biographers -- Fiction, Humorous stories, Intergenerational relations -- Fiction, Satire|
|title_display||The last word : a novel|
|title_full||The last word : a novel / Hanif Kureishi|
|title_short||The last word :|
|topic_facet||Authors, Biographers, Humorous stories, Intergenerational relations, Satire|