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Jim Crace

JIM CRACE is the author of nine previous novels, including most recently, The PesthouseBeing Dead was shortlisted for the 1999 Whitbread Fiction Prize and won the U.S. National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction in 2000. In 1997, Quarantine was named the Whitbread Novel of the Year and was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Jim Crace has also received the E.M. Forster Award, and the Guardian Fiction Prize. He lives in Birmingham, England.

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All that Follows
Written by Jim Crace
Vintage | Trade Paperback | June 2011
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-307-27896-8 (0-307-27896-4)

Critically acclaimed author Jim Crace returns with a masterful and tender new novel that explores the improvisational power of jazz and the complexities of love and violence.
 
Leonard Lessing is a British jazz musician whose life has become largely predictable and stagnant. While watching the news one night he recognizes a... Read more






Harvest
Written by Jim Crace
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 2013
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-307-27897-5 (0-307-27897-2)

SHORT-LISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE
A Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Year

On the morning after harvest, the inhabitants of a remote English village awaken looking forward to a hard-earned day of rest and feasting at their landowner's table. But the sky is marred by two conspicuous columns of smoke, replacing pleasurable... Read more






The Pesthouse
Written by Jim Crace
Vintage | Trade Paperback | May 2008
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-307-27895-1 (0-307-27895-6)

Once the safest, most prosperous place on earth, the United States has become sparsely populated and chaotically unstable. Across the country, families have traveled toward the one hope left: passage on a ship to Europe. As Franklin Lopez makes his way towards the ocean, he finds Margaret, a sick woman shunned... Read more





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