Description - On Beauty by Zadie Smith
Winner of the 2006 Orange Prize for fiction, anotherbestselling masterworkfrom the celebrated author of White Teeth Having hit bestseller lists from the New York Times to the San Francisco Chronicle, this wise, hilarious novel reminds us why Zadie Smith has rocketed to literary stardom. On Beauty is the story of an interracial family living in the university town of Wellington, Massachusetts, whose misadventures in the culture wars-on both sides of the Atlantic-serve to skewer everything from family life to political correctness to the combustive collision between the personal and the political. Full of dead-on wit and relentlessly funny, this tour de force confirms Zadie Smith's reputation as a major literary talent. Zadie Smith s newest novel, Swing Time, was published by Penguin Press in November 2016."
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(213mm x 140mm x 28mm)
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
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Author Biography - Zadie Smith
Zadie Smith was born in Northwest London in 1975 and still lives in the area. She is the author ofWhite Teeth, The Autograph Man, On Beauty, Changing My Mind, NW, and most recently Swing Time."