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An Awfully Big Adventure

(1989)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel (nominee)
Told with black humour, this is the story of a group of no-hope rep actors in Liverpool in the mid 50s, doing Peter Pan. Stella, the heroine who is Tinkerbell, is a sad and lonely young woman who repeatedly calls the speaking clock for comfort.

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Beryl Bainbridge's An Awfully Big Adventure

Hardback Editions

January 1996 : UK Hardback

Title: An Awfully Big Adventure (ISIS Large Print)
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 1-85695-264-9 / 978-1-85695-264-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books, Oxford
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July 1992 : USA Hardback

Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-517-08597-6 / 978-0-517-08597-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Value Publishing
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February 1991 : USA Hardback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: A Novel
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-06-016544-8 / 978-0-06-016544-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harpercollins
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September 1989 : UK Hardback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-7156-2204-8 / 978-0-7156-2204-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
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Paperback Editions

February 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: Shortlisted for the Booker Prize, 1990
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-349-11615-6 / 978-0-349-11615-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Abacus
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November 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-7531-5120-0 / 978-0-7531-5120-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Paperbacks
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1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-14-023920-0 / 978-0-14-023920-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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May 1995 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure (Bainbridge, Beryl)
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-7867-0184-6 / 978-0-7867-0184-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf
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July 1993 : USA Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: A Novel
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-88184-961-8 / 978-0-88184-961-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Carroll & Graf Pub
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February 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-14-014402-1 / 978-0-14-014402-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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Audio Editions

August 2002 : UK Audio CD
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-7540-5530-2 / 978-0-7540-5530-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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June 1999 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
ISBN: 0-7540-0318-3 / 978-0-7540-0318-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

December 2010 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: Shortlisted for the Booker Prize, 1990
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
Publisher: Abacus
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December 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: An Awfully Big Adventure: Shortlisted for the Booker Prize, 1990
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge
Publisher: Abacus
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